Mr. Prasanna Lohar

Innovation Head & Technical Architect

DCB Bank


Innovation is my passion. Collaboration is my attitude. Execution is my action.  Architecture is my Forte.

Currently I am working as Innovation Head & Technical Architect at DCB Bank. I am practicing Innovation Implementation & Architecture Orchestration at DCB.   
I have launched Global Innovation program – “DCB Bank Innovation Carnival”. It will bring on Unique Experience of Innovation generation thru Hackathons & Accelerator programs in India.
I am associated with Many Accelerators & Partners to practice Open innovation thru Hackathons & at Various Education institutes.
I am working with various FINTECH , BLOCKCHAIN , INNOVATION Forum in India to create a Robust Innovation Ecosystem in India.

As part of DCB’s Digital Transformation, I am closely associated with New & latest technology Assimilation, Experimentation, Innovative Customer Servicing & Engagement, Robust Architecture Implementation, Fintech & Startup Alignment, Open Innovation practices, Collaboration with other Banks on Blockchain initiatives.

At DCB I have worked as Digital Bank Head & I am Part of various deliveries  like India’s first Aadhaar & Biometric enabled ATM, Paperless A/c Opening - Zippi, India’s first Omni-Channel Framework for Bank, Mobile banking & Mobile Apps, Internet Banking Initiative, Unified Payment Interface (UPI), Bharat Bill Payment,API Management, Switch & Cards relevant initiatives. 

I have Over 17 Years  of Industry Experience in Engineering and Development, Product Development, Organization Strategy & Governance, Risk Audit Compliance Management, Business Process Management,  Enterprise Architecture, Mobile Apps, Digital Transformation, Fintech, E-Commerce, Payments, Platform and Product Innovation, Data Science, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Open Stack, Cloud Computing, Analytics, Big Data, IOT, BlockChain,   UI-UX,  Product Roadmap Strategy, Business Development

I have bagged many Leadership awards TOP 50 CIO, Top 100 Innovative CIOs, Digital Leader of the Year  , Top 20 BFSI Leadership award &  I have appeared in many BFSI Conferences as Key-Note Speaker.