Mr. Tarun Mittal is designated as Assistant Director-Credit/Risk & Investment in SAARC Development Fund (SDF). SDF was set up by the heads of eight SAARC Member States namely Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka as umbrella Funding Institution for SAARC Programs and Projects.
Mr. Mittal has a rich experience in Banking & Finance and Project Management. He worked with various Banks and a Bilateral organization in India and experiences in areas such as; Relationship Banking, Corporate Investments, Credit & Risk Management and Project Management.
Prior to joining SDF, Mr. Mittal was working as Vice President – Emerging Corporate Banking in Yes Bank Ltd and handling the Regional Market (Chandigarh & Punjab), to render the Corporate Loans and Advances to the various corporates in the assigned territory. He also worked with Indusind Bank Ltd and HDFC Bank Ltd in Delhi and Punjab, where he was involved in Credit Management and Relationship & Investment Banking respectively. While working with SBI Global Factors Ltd (A Subsidiary of State Bank of India), New Delhi, Mr Mittal was involved in Credit Appraisal & Risk Management of the various corporates availing the FACTORING facilities from SBIG Factors.
Mr. Mittal also worked with Bilateral, Indo-US Science & Technology Forum (IUSSTF), New Delhi (established under an agreement between the Governments of India and the United States of America) and handled a key program – US-India Science and Technology Endowment Fund (USISTEF), which aims to support the Start-Ups through Government Grant size upto USD 400,000 for the promotion of joint activities undertaken by the Bilateral teams from India & USA, that would lead to innovation and entrepreneurship through the application of Science and Technology. Various program areas supported through USISTEF grant are, Development of affordable biomedical devices, diagnostic/preventive/curative measures, or food and nutrition products to improve health and Development of various devices using Information and Communication Technologies aiming for the societal impact in areas such as Water, Agriculture, Education, and Financial Inclusion and other social programs.
Mr. Mittal is an MBA from ICFAI Business School, Gurgaon and did Graduation (B.Com) from M.J.P. Rohilkhand University, Bareilly (UP), India. Mr Mittal is also a Certified Associate of Indian Institute of Banking & Finance (CAIIB) in Risk Management & HRM. He also cleared various Certificate Courses of Indian Institute of Banking and Finance covering the major subjects like SME Finance, Trade Finance and Financial Inclusion.