Speaker Profile

Vishweshwaran Ramakrishnan
Mr. Vishweshwaran Ramakrishnan

Former Chief Digital Officer
Tamil Nadu Mercantile Bank

Vishweshwaran Ramakrishnan (Vishy) is a successful techno-banker with 26+ years of overall industry experience. He has worked in leading organizations like APC (now Schneider Electric), Sify, ICICI Bank, Financial Software and Systems (FSS), National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI), IDFC FIRST Bank and now Tamilnad Mercantile Bank.

He has wider management experience across various management functions – all formats of sales, direct, key accounts, channel sales), alliances, retail banking, branding, and marketing communication, pre-sales, digital product management, new product development and now digital transformation.

He has successfully managed/led building new digital banking-payments products, managing digital payments innovations, payments channels and retail banking initiatives and presently he is actively involved in the digital transformation of a 100+-year-old private sector bank.

He has expertise in agile product development, Product Delivery, Product Management & Innovations and Project Management.

Vishy holds an MBA degree with a bachelor’s degree in Physics. He is an alumnus of IIMA, as well. He was part of the working group and co-authored a white paper along with IDRBT on “Applications of blockchain technology to Banking and Financial sector in India” during 2017.

Vishy cares for mental health initiatives, believes in the power of human mind to accomplish anything and actively supports education for the needy. He is an Indophile, fitness enthusiast and an avid photographer.