Vijay Balakrishnan is currently the Chief Marketing Officer at Ujjivan Small Finance Bank, where he champions Products and Brand Marketing nationally. He is currently leading the launch of the Ujjivan Small Finance Bank across India.
Vijay is a CXO level Marketing professional with top Management Prime Stints in some of India’s leading & best known conglomerates like the Tata Group, Bharti Airtel, Ujjivan Bank (consistently ranked amongst India’s top 10 places to work) . With a Successful track record of over two decades in championing leadership roles in some of India’s most admired companies like Tata Global Beverages, Airtel and Tata Teleservices he has significant execution and domain expertise in the areas of Market Strategy, Brand Marketing, Customer Acquisitions & Category Creation, PR and Corporate Communications .
A Chevening Scholar from the London School of Economics, UK, Vijay graduated with top honours from the University of Delhi.