K R Bijimon - Non Executive Director / Chief General Manager (Muthoot Finance Limited)

K R Bijimon - Non-Executive Director / Chief General Manager (Muthoot Finance Limited)

Mr. K R Bijimon started his career as Manager (Finance) with Muthoot Bankers in the year 1996. During 21 years of his service he led the transformation of Muthoot Bankers to the present day Muthoot Finance Ltd and over the years he rose to the position of Chief General Manager of the company.

Under his leadership, the company grew manifold and today has become the largest lender of Gold Loans in the country and perhaps the largest in the world too.

As Chief General Manager, he is also responsible for driving growth across the diversified business portfolios of the Group such as Money Transfer division, International Remittance & Foreign Exchange, ATM division and is also responsible for the expansion of business globally.

Muthoot Group today has a global presence with successful businesses in countries like USA, UK, UAE, Singapore and Sri Lanka. The group is planning to start its operations in Italy shortly. Mr. Bijimon also assumes the role of Chief Operating Officer for Global Operations of the Muthoot Group. Presently, he also holds Directorship in companies like Muthoot Forex Ltd, Muthoot Securities Ltd, Muthoot Commodities Ltd, Muthoot Homefin (India) Ltd, Muthoot Royalex Services Pvt. Ltd, Belstar Investment and Finance Pvt. Ltd (subsidiary of Muthoot Finance) and Asia Asset Finance PLC (Sri Lanka).

Mr. Bijimon holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Law (LLB), a Bachelor’s Degree in Science (BSc) and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration (MBA). He is also a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, a Certified Associate of the Indian Institute of Bankers (CAIIB) and a Fellow Member of Certified Management Accountants (FCMA), Institute of Sri Lanka.