Dr. Ganesh Kumar
Dr. Ganesh Kumar is Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Oriental Financial Group, Inc., (NYSE: OFG) a financial holding company based in San Juan, Puerto Rico, that provides a range of banking and wealth management services through its subsidiaries. Before joining Oriental in 2004, Dr. Kumar was a Director of consulting practice for Gartner, Inc. (NYSE: IT), an industry leading research and advisory firm, where he assisted a wide array of financial service companies develop strategic and operational plans to meet desired results.
In his career, spanning over past 25 years, Dr. Kumar specializes in leading strategic planning, large-scale organizational change efforts and in deploying several technology- and internet-enabled initiatives. He has successfully led business development efforts in Asia-Pacific, Europe and in United States. Dr. Kumar has experience in developing strategic partnerships between private sector firms creating competitive, collaborative business models.
Dr. Kumar was awarded a doctorate in management by Case Western Reserve University (Ohio), with Beta Gamma Sigma honors. Additionally, he holds a Bachelor’s degree in Science from Madras University, India and a Master’s in Business Administration from BIM, India.