Dr. Deepali Pant Joshi served as Executive Director of the Reserve Bank of India from January 2013 till December 2017.
In this role, she was responsible for the department of Currency Management. She was in charge of the RBI Legal department and served as the Chief Appellate authority under the Right to Information Act. She also held charge of the Customer Education and Protection department, the Rural Planning Credit department and the Financial Inclusion and Development department.
In a career spanning 36 years, she has held several senior positions as Regional Director for the State of Rajasthan, Chief General Manager Currency for Andhra Pradesh and Banking Ombudsman for the State of Andhra Pradesh and the Principal Bankers Training College, Mumbai. She has a rich administrative and policy making experience both in crafting policies and their implementation at the ground level. She has authored several books on financial inclusion and rural credit. Dr. Joshi holds a Doctorate from the University of Allahabad alongside Law and Management degrees. She is a fellow of the Harvard University Asia Centre. She has served on the Boards of Andhra Bank as the RBI Nominee Director and on the Boards of the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) and the Bhartiya Note Mudran Press Ltd.