Handa Sunita

Department: Speakers
Experience: Chief General Manager (IT Channels & Ops), SBI


Ms Sunita Handa, the first woman to head IT_ Channels & Operations for State Bank of India, has over 3 decades of insightful experience in various spheres of banking; more than half of it in technology initiatives involving inter-alia, Tech-Channels, Payment Systems, Digital Solutions for Retail, Corporates & Govts and digitalisation of SBI’s Overseas Offices. She was posted in Frankfurt (2008 to 2012) as Sr VP to head Bank’s IT operations in Germany. An energetic and enthusiastic Team Leader with a proven track record of business enhancement and digital transformations. Presently, as Chief General Manager (IT_Channels & Operations) at Bank’s Global IT Centre, Ms Sunita Handa heads the teams that are responsible for developing and implementing Bank's various technology initiatives in Mobility, e-Commerce, ATMs, UPI, SWIFT, Treasury, Payments Hub, Digital Collections/ Payments/ Cash Management for MSMEs, Corporates and Govts. as also the tech operations in Bank’s offices in 25 countries across the Globe. Prior to the current assignment, Ms. Handa headed the whole business and operations of 400 + branches of SBI in Central & South Gujarat. Ms. Sunita Handa holds a Masters degree in Science, specialising in Mathematics, a Course in Computer Applications (CCCA) and is a Certified Associate of the Indian Institute of Bankers (CAIIB). info for social media by Sunita Handa: Pandemic has forced many to see the positives in digital. We must ensure that the preference to pay digitally continues. Let the crisis not be wasted.

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Chief General Manager (IT Channels & Ops), SBI