As Asia-Pacific Regional head, he was responsible for providing risk solution services to banks in countries implementing Basel II standardized and IRB (foundation and advanced) approaches.
Ravishankar takes active role in conducting major seminars in Risk Management, credit rating, MSMEs, etc. As a visiting faculty at Great Lakes Institute of Management he conducts Advanced Risk Management courses for the business program.
Ravishankar has held several assignments in the past such as, President & CEO, Polaris Retail Infotech Ltd.; CEO of Cholamandalam Cazenove Mutual Fund; Fund Manager & Vice President at Reliance Mutual Fund; Chief Investment Officer of GIC Mutual Fund, etc.
He is a First Class Commerce Graduate from Loyola College, Chennai. He is a qualified AICWAI. He attended a Global Management Development Program conducted by the Michigan University, USA & many short Management Programs for Senior Management, including programs at Colombia School, Stern University, etc.