Dr Mukund Abhyankar is a Law graduate with a Master’s degree in Economics and a PhD in Business Administration. He has been the Director of Cosmos Bank since 1978. In the past, he has played a vital role in the development of The Cosmos Bank as its Chairman.
In 1998, Dr Abhyankar was appointed as a member of the High Powered Committee on Urban Co-operative Banks. He also served as the Director of erstwhile apex banking institution, the Urban Co-op. Bank of Maharashtra and Goa. Since the last six years, he is also affiliated to the Standing Advisory Committee of RBI as an expert member.
A Rotarian for the last 37 years, Dr Abhyankar was appointed the District Governor from the year 1990 to 1991. At present, he is the Chairman of the Maharashtra Chitpavan Sangh and the Jeevan Jyot Mandal, Pune; the latter being the first private school of India that works on educating deaf and dumb students.
Recipient of the Jeevan Gaurav Puraskar, he is the Director of The Cosmos Bank as well as Cosmos eSolutions and Services Pvt. Ltd., a fully owned subsidiary company of the bank.