C. Rangarajan

Dr.C.Rangarajan is the Chairman, Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister of India.

He was Governor, Andhra Pradesh, India from 24th November, 1997 to 3rd January, 2003.

He was Governor, Reserve Bank of India between December 22, 1992 and November, 1997. He was a Member of the Planning Commission, Government of India, from 21 August 1991 to 21 December, 1992. He held the position of Deputy Governor, Reserve Bank of India, for almost a decade from 12 February 1982 to 20 August 1991.

After obtaining his Honours Degree from Madras, he went to the University of Pennsylvania wherefrom he took his Ph.D degree in Economics. He is the recipient of several prestigious awards.