Know about new RBI Governor designate Urjit R. PatelOf late we had quite a discussion about the RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan whose term is expiring in September 2016. Now finally Urjit R. Patel currently serving as Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has been named as the next RBI Governor.
Urjit R. Patel has obtained his Bachelor's in Economics from the London School of Economics followed by M. Phil. degree from Oxford University (1986) and a doctorate in Economics from Yale University (1990). He has worked in the International Monetary Fund (IMF) from 1995 to 1997 and has been a Deputy Governor of Reserve Bank of India since January 7, 2013. Patel was born in Nairobi on October 28, 1963.
Let us welcome the announcement of the Urjit R. Patel's name as India's next RBI Governor.