India Post Payment Banks (IPPB)
Amul Managing Director RS Sodhi has been appointed as independent director on the board of India Post Payment Banks (IPPB) – the payments bank arm of postal department.
Sodhi is one of the five independent members to be appointed on the board IPPB, which is set to be operational in March 2017. The board will have four in-house representatives.
Sodhi has been the Managing Director at Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation since January 4, 2011. He has served as In-charge Managing Director of Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation from June 2010 to January 4, 2011 and also served as its Chief General Manager.
He has also served as a Director of Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation. He has been a Non-Executive Director at Kaira Can Company Limited since February 2011 to December 20, 2014.
He has been working with Amul for the last 35 years. He has done his MBA from the Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA) and started his career as senior manager sales in Amul only.
Sodhi was conferred QIMPRO GOLD STANDARD AWARD 2013 (Business), one of the most prestigious quality awards in India, for implementing world-class quality practices in Amul and achieving outstanding performance results.