Sanjiv Singhal is a Chairman of BanyanTree.Sanjiv has previously worked with SCB for 8 years, where he headed Structured Finance for India and later South East Asia out of Singapore. During his time within the Indian business, Sanjiv was involved in a number of complex financings for companies in special situations with total deal value of about $500 million. Sanjiv has spent 13 years in banking (firstly with Citibank and later with SCB) and he spent the first three years of his working life as an entrepreneur wherein he took over and turned around an ailing automobile components manufacturing company.
He holds an MBA from Wharton Business School (USA), an MA with distinction from the University of Essex, UK and a BA with honours from Delhi University. In 2001, Sanjiv was selected by the British Council for a Chevening Scholarship to spend 10 weeks at the London School of Economics, during which time he wrote a book, Internet Banking: The second wave, published by McGraw-Hill.