New head for digital banking at AU Small Finance Bank
AU Small Finance Bank appointed a new head of digital banking and digital strategy. The bank has engaged Dayakaran Sridhar, vice president at Axis Bank, heading its digital acquisition and customer engagement across mobile, ATM, internet banking and social media. He has about 21 years of experience in banking and financial services and insurance and has worked with ICICI Prudential Life Insurance, Kotak Securities and Citibank, before joining Axis Bank. He is a chartered accountant and holds an MBA. AU Small Finance Bank said in a statement it is planning to operate in tier 2 and 3 towns and launch new digital services there. The bank also has plans to make most of its operations digital and engage customers on digital platforms.