S. Venkitaramanan

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S. Venkitaramanan was the eighteenth Governor of the Reserve Bank of India from 22 December 1990 to 22 December 1992.[1]

Venkitaramanan was born in Nagercoil to a Tamil Iyer family in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu. He holds a Master's degree in Physics from the University College Trivandrum, Trivandrum, Kerala[2][3] and also a Master's Degree in Industrial Administration from Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburg, USA. He is a member of the Indian Administrative Service, he had served as Finance Secretary, and adviser to the Government of Karnataka before his appointment as Governor of the RBI.[2]

Venkitaramanan has published three books, Indian Economy: Reviews And Commentaries - Vol.I, Indian Economy: Reviews And Commentaries - Vol.II, and Indian Economy: Reviews And Commentaries - Vol.III.[4]


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  3. ^ "Board of Directors, S Venkitaramanan". Reliance Industries Limited. Archived from the original on 2014-05-02. Retrieved 2014-05-02. 
  4. ^ S Venkitaraman A1 Webstores