SBI Foundation - Key Managment Team




Mrs. Manjula Kalyanasundaram - Managing Director

Mrs. Manjula Kalyanasundaram

Managing Director

Mrs Manjula Kalyanasundaram joined SBI Foundation as Managing Director in June 2020.

Before being appointed as MD of SBI Foundation, She was EVP, Chief of HR & Management Services at SBI Life.

With a Master’s degree in Economics, and also a Certified Associate of the Indian Institute of Bankers, she brings over three decades of experience in the banking sector. She has taken up important assignments in the Bank as a Regional Manager in Kolkata, Assistant General Manager, Human Resources of Kolkata Circle, Deputy General Manager- Personal Banking of Patna Circle. She was also the Vice President of Personal Banking & Admin in Hong Kong.


Manjula is a people's person. She likes to interact with people, to foster their motivation, goals and aspirations on the personal and professional fronts. During her various engagements, she has championed multiple strategic businesses and HR initiatives. She has led and mentored teams to implement, devise and achieve organizational goals and business objectives. As key management personnel of the company, she oversees the overall welfare of the organization and its employees.


She likes listening to classical music and travelling, especially to explore places of historical significance.



Shri Nixon Joseph - (President and  COO, SBI Foundation)

Shri Nixon Joseph

(President and COO, SBI Foundation)

Shri Nixon Joseph is the President and Chief Operating Officer at SBI Foundation. He has been actively involved in a lot of developmental and community service banking activities. He works closely with the SBI's Flagship programs and is the face behind the success of these CSR initiatives.  Shri Nixon Joseph joined SBI as a probationary officer in 1985. As a banker, he has extensive experience in various facets of Banking like Corporate Credit, Retail Operations and International Banking. His International assignments include Manager, SBI Bahrain and Chief Executive Officer, SBI Tokyo Branch.
He is a Certified Credit, Compliance and Information Systems Banker. He has received Dr APJ Abdul Kalam award for professional excellence and also is the former President of Toastmasters Club, Tokyo and a founding member of Tokyo International debating society. He is known for his love for distance running and has successfully completed 35 full marathons (42.195 KMs), the only public sector banker with such an achievement. As the coordinator of SBI Youth for India, a flagship program of SBI, he has been mentoring hundreds of youths. Through his active involvement in spearheading operations, SBI Foundation has positively impacted millions of lives.



Shri Parmeshwar Ram - Chief Financial Officer

Shri Parmeshwar Ram

Chief Financial Officer

Shri Parmeshwar Ram joined SBI Foundation on 1st July 2020

Prior to joining SBI Foundation, He was working as an Assistant General Manager

AGM(Admin) in Credit Review Dept., Corporate Centre Mumbai.

Graduate in Economic honors and certified associate of Indian Institute of Bankers & Finance, he has more than 36 years of experience in the Banking sector. 

His previous assignments include - Branch head of Goregaon East and Vile Parle West.

He worked in Mumbai Main Branch as support to DGM for Digital products and also AGM (Digital Banking) at LHO Mumbai/Mumbai Metro.


He likes traveling, reading, and philanthropy.