Citibanker Ashish Mehrotra to head Max Bupa

Chennai, Nov 18 (IANS) Max Bupa Health Insurance on Wednesday announced the appointment of banker Ashish Mehrotra as its managing director and chief executive officer.

Max Bupa in a statement said Mehrotra brings with him over 22 years of banking experience. His last assignment was at Citibank as its managing director and head, retail bank.

At Max Bupa, he will be responsible for fortifying the company’s position, growing its customer base, enhancing its brand, products and services, strengthening distribution channels and creating long-term value, the statement added.

Mehrotra’s appointment is subject to requisite regulatory approvals.

Max Bupa is a 74:26 joint venture between Max India and Britain-based Bupa, a health and care company.