26.7 C
New Delhi
Thursday 24 October 2019
India Trump nominates Indian-American to key administration post

Trump nominates Indian-American to key administration post

Patel, from Georgia, has been nominated to be an Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Financial Institutions. Currently, he serves as the Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for the Financial Stability Oversight Council

-

- Advertisment -
Washington: Indian-American Bimal Patel has been nominated to a key administrative position in the Treasury Department by US President Donald Trump.

 

Patel, from Georgia, has been nominated to be an Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Financial Institutions. Currently, he serves as the Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for the Financial Stability Oversight Council.

Prior to joining the US Department of the Treasury, Patel was a partner and head of the Financial Advisory and Regulation practice in the Washington, D.C., office of O’Melveny & Myers LLP, the White House said.

Patel previously served as a senior advisor to Director Jeremiah O. Norton on the Board of Directors of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation.

Additionally, he has served as an adjunct associate professor at Stanford University, teaching an undergraduate course on banking regulation.

Patel earned his B.A. from Stanford University, M.P.P. from the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University, and J.D. from the Georgetown University Law Center.

Subscribe to our newsletter

You will get all our latest news and articles via email when you subscribe

The email despatches will be non-commercial in nature
Disputes, if any, subject to jurisdiction in New Delhi

Leave a Reply

Opinion

Aaditya Thackeray, Shiv Sena’s Existential Gambit

With leaders deserting Shiv Sena or debilitated with age, the party's footprint shrinking and Uddhav lacking Balasaheb's charisma, Aaditya had to step in to maintain the dynasty that has mostly been betrayed when politicians not from the Thackeray family were trusted

Karva Chauth: Faith, legend behind viewing the moon through a sieve

The legend and Karva Chauth rituals vary across Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Delhi and, in south India, Andhra Pradesh

Pakistan-Occupied Kashmir, Here We Come!

Study Wuhan and Mamallapuram in the backdrop of the fact that things are not quite working out in China-Pakistan economic relations, notwithstanding the urge of the communist state to contain India and that of the Islamic state to challenge it

Slowdown Has Reasons Other Than GST, Demonetisation

When all economic sectors decline, the mood of the market turns sombre, turning investors all the more reluctant to pump in money; the interdependence of industries means that the slowdown suffered by one would affect many

Where China & India, Resisting & Improving Democracy, Meet

What you see in Hong Kong is China resisting democracy; what you see in Kashmir is India promoting it; a reasonably capitalist China does not offer freedom politically but India, held back at times by the choice of the people, is still opening up; there could be a point of convergence as the two nations move in opposite directions
- Advertisement -

Elsewhere

Unauthorised colonies in Delhi to be regularised: Modi Cabinet

The Modi government has finally come to terms with the ghastly sight of unauthorised colonies in Delhi that the Kejriwal dispensation had embraced long ago for votes

Ganguly on Dhoni: Champions don’t finish quickly

I have always said when I was left out and the entire world said 'I will never make it'. I came back and played for four years. Champions don't finish very quickly: Sourav Ganguly

Rabi crop growers to get higher MSP, Cabinet decides

The Cabinet has decided to grant a higher MSP for rabi crops recommended by the CACP; it will cost the exchequer an additional Rs 3,000 crore

Pension to arrive late by 2 years, but workers will not complain

Pushing the age of pension by two years, the government will save Rs 30,000 crore; the amount it owes to EPFO has been accumulating since 2014-15

Jharkhand sees pre-election opposition exodus to BJP

An exhaustive list of deserters among politicians of Jharkhand where switching parties is commonplace both pre-poll and post-election

You might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you

%d bloggers like this: