New Delhi: Vijay Kumar Tyagi was appointed as the Chief Vigilance Officer of Punjab National Bank from 1st July, 2019. Prior to this appointment he was heading Foreign Direct Investment Section as Director ( on deputation from SBI) in Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance, Govt of India. He has been a career banker, spanning 35 years in various leadership roles in India and overseas in the areas of International Banking business, Corporate credit, managing key client relationship and banking regulatory compliance in multiple jurisdictions. Also Read – Maruti cuts production for 8th straight month in SepHis Responsibilities involved chairing the boards of overseas subsidiaries and representing State Bank of India (SBI) as director/ Shareholder’s representative in various regulatory jurisdictions, like Nepal, Mauritius, Indonesia, Botswana, Bhutan,USA,Russia, Canada and UK. Vijay Kumar Tyagi has led various roles as Regional Head (Indian banking), Country Head, Director and Chairman on Boards of overseas subsidiaries, and as General Manager ( Retail Banking) in International Banking Group of SBI for 7 Years . He was also instrumental in setting up SBIs subsidiary in UK. In addition he has also been Chief Operating Officer and DY CEO Nepal SBI Bank, Ltd, Kathmandu, Nepal.