Citi's Vikram Pandit bags Banker of the year award

Citi's Vikram Pandit bags Banker of the year award

Apart from the top honours, Citi won 12 more awards at a gala event held in London, including best investment bank in India, Citigroup said in a release issued here."By focusing on being a bank dedicated solely to serving its clients and taking advantage of our unique global footprint, we have put all the elements in place for long-term profitability and success," Pandit said.

The Nagpur-born Pandit has been at the helm of Citi since 2007 during which the bank saw difficult days because of the global slowdown.