LIST OF RBI GOVERNORS WITH THEIR TENOR

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BUSINESS MANTRA, FARIDABAD: Compiled by Mr. LALIT VIRMANI

AN EX-BANKING EXECUTIVE 

A Banker to all the Banks in India, Reserve Bank of India was formed on the recommendations of Hilton Young Commission, under the Reserve Bank of India Act, 1934 which commenced its operations with effect from 01-04-1935. Since then following is the list of Governors with their tenor of control:

 

1.      Sir  Osborne Smith 01-04-1935 to 30-06-1937
2.      Sir  James Taylor 01-07-1937 to 17-02-1943
3.      Sir  C.D. Deshmukh 11-08-1943 to 30-06-1949
4.      Sir  Benegal Rama Rau 01-07-1949 to 14-01-1953
5.      Mr. K.G. Ambegaonkar 14-01-1953 to 28-02-1957
6.      Mr. H.R.V. Iengar 01-03-1957 to 28-02-1962
7.      Mr. P.C. Bhattacharya 01-03-1962 to 30-06-1967
8.      Mr. L.K. Jha 01-07-1967 to 03-05-1970
9.      Mr. B.N. Adarkar 04-05-1970 to 15-06-1970
10.  Mr. S. Jagannathan 16-06-1970 to 19-05-1975
11.  Mr. N.C. Sengupta 19-05-1975 to 19-08-1975
12.  Mr. K.R. Puri 20-05-1975 to 02-05-1977
13.  Mr. M. Narasimham 02-05-1977 to 30-11-1977
14.  Dr. I.G. Patel 01-12-1977 to 15-09-1982
15.  Dr. Manmohan Singh 16-09-1982 to 14-01-1985
16.  Mr. A. Ghosh 15-01-1985 to 04-02-1985
17.  Mr. R.N. Malhotra 04-02-1985 to 22-12-1990
18.  Mr. S. Venkitaramanan 22-12-1990 to 21-12-1992
19.  Dr. C. Rangarajan 22-12-1992 to 21-11-1997
20.  Dr. Bimal Jalan 22-11-1997 to 06-09-2003
21.  Dr. Y.V. Reddy 06-09-2003 to 05-09-2008
22.  Dr. D. Subbarao 05-09-2008 to 04-09-2013
23. Dr. Raghuram Rajan 04-09-2013 till date & continuing

 

 

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