Gaurav is currently Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for Standard Chartered Bank (SCB) Singapore. He joined the Bank in 2009 and has held numerous key positions in Standard Chartered such as Chief Financial Officer of Cluster Markets (Vietnam, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Australia), Head of Performance Management Analytics Wholesale Banking, and Head Asset & Liability Management (ALM) Product Control. Prior to SCB, Gaurav was Engagement Manager with McKinsey & Company focusing on advisory for Banking & Insurance clients. Here he counseled Senior Executives/ Boards of local and multinational banks as they developed their growth strategies, acquired and divested businesses, entered new markets, revamped their organizations, and transformed entire businesses. Gaurav started his career with Dell Computers and has an MBA in Finance from the University of Texas and undergraduate degree in Computer Science from Iowa State University.