K V Kamath

  • Murthy got cost equation right,successor to take it fwd:Kamath June 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Commending the role of N R Narayana Murthy, veteran banker K V Kamath on Friday said the Infosys cofounder had "got the cost equation right" to improve topline growth. Kamath, who is also the nonexecutive Chairman, said it is now upon the "successor" Vishal Sikka to take that agenda...
  • ICICI's Kamath joins Infosys as director May 2, 2009

    Bangalore: Infosys Technologies Ltd appointed K V Kamath, nonexecutive chairman of ICICI Bank, as an additional director to its board, the IT bellwether said Saturday. "Kamath will serve as an additional director till the company's annual general meeting (AGM) June 20. He will be inducted as a nonexecutive director on the...
  • Economy showing signs of recovery: Kamath February 11, 2009

    After a week of suffering very dismal news in Davos where the World Economic Forum (WEF) ,et, one came back with the sense that there was little hope that 2009 will bring any positive news to the global economy because of which India will continue to suffer. However, that one...
  • FM, RBI Governor discuss moves to protect economy November 18, 2008

    New Delhi: The Reserve Bank is continuously monitoring the liquidity situation and would decide on its future course of action on interest rates at an appropriate time, Governor D Subbarao said on Tuesday. "We are hearing what everyone is saying and the decision will be taken at...
  • Rate cuts to happen soon, predicts ICICI Bank chief November 18, 2008

    New Delhi: ICICI Bank, India's largest private sector bank, believes interest rates would come down further. "The interest rate is a subject of demand and supply, it will take a little time but a rate cut is there in the offing," ICICI Bank managing director and chief executive officer KV Kamath...
  • ICICI stocks bounce back, steepest intraday rise October 14, 2008

    New Delhi: The CEO of Indias largest private sector bank, ICICI categorically told investors that it was not about to shut shop, and was actually positioned very strongly. Investors have been running scared of their futures after banking giants Lehman Brothers collapsed and Merrill Lynch required a bailout. Till then it...
  • Nano out of WB will be a setback for country: India Inc September 1, 2008

    New Delhi: Top industry leaders on Friday warned that the country would suffer a big setback if Tata Motors was forced to withdraw the small car project from West Bengal. Joining the ranks of protesters from the industry, two days after RIL Chairman Mukesh Ambani threw his weight behind the...
  • FM optimistic, pegs growth at 89 per cent August 27, 2008

    New Delhi: Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Tuesday told heads of industry that the economy would grow eight to nine per cent and inflation would start easing from October. The Finance Minister was optimistic of an eight to nine per cent growth, Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) president K V Kamath...
  • Forbes names Kamath as the Businessman of the Year November 29, 2007

    Kuala Lumpur: The CEO of India's ICICI Bank, K V Kamath, has been named Businessman of the Year for 2007 by Forbes Asia, for his steadiness at steering ICICI into one of Asia's top banks. Under Kamath's watch since 1996, ICICI's market capitalisation rose to 31 billion dollars on Thursday, placing...