Ms. Padmaja Chunduru is the Country Head of the US Operations of State Bank of India. She holds a Master’s degree in Commerce majoring in both Commerce and Accounting. In a career spanning over three decades, she has worked both in India and USA. Ms. Padmaja Chunduru joined State Bank of India in 1984 as an officer and has risen to the level of Deputy Managing Director. Prior to this position she was the Regional Head of the Bank’s Corporate Accounts group in India. She was responsible for underwriting new loans, maintenance of asset quality and compliance with Regulatory and Bank guidelines. Before heading the Corporate accounts Group, she headed some of the large midcorporate branches of State Bank of India as Deputy General Manager. She was also the CEO of the Bank’s Agency in Los Angeles.