Awards and Accolades

USIBC Global Leadership Award
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Uday Kotak, Managing Director & CEO accepts the USIBC Global Leadership Award from Vijay Advani, CEO, Nuveen (left) and Nisha Biswal, President, USIBC at the event

CFO India Hall of Fame Honouree
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CFO India recognises Jaimin Bhatt, President & Group CFO, Kotak Mahindra Bank as a Hall of Fame 2019 honouree

Magna Awards 2019
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Virat Diwanji, President - Retail Liabilities & Branch Banking, Kotak Mahindra Bank receives the award for Best Mid-Size Bank and Fastest Growing Mid-Size Bank at Magna Awards 2019 by Businessworld

CEO of the Year
CEO-of-the-Year

G Murlidhar, CEO & Managing Director, Kotak Mahindra Life Insurance Company, recognised as CEO of the Year – Life Category by FICCI Insurance

IDC Digital Transformation Awards
IDC-Digital-Transformation-Awards

Puneet Kapoor, Senior Executive Vice President, Kotak Mahindra Bank, receives the award from Robert Parker, Group Vice President, IDC at the Digital Transformation Awards 2018

Most Powerful Women
Most-Powerful-Women

Shanti Ekambaram, President – Consumer Banking, Kotak Mahindra Bank recognised as one of the Most Powerful Women in Business 2018 by Fortune India

Kotak Mahindra Bank
  • Uday Kotak: “CEO of the Year Award” at CNBC-Awaaz CEO Awards 2018

  • Uday Kotak: Life Time Achievement Award at Magna Awards 2019 by Businessworld

  • The Tata Mumbai Marathon 2019 Philanthropy Awards Nite recognises:

    • KVS Manian, President - Corporate, Institutional and Investment Banking as a TMM Legend

    • Shanti Ekambaram, President - Consumer Banking as a Change Icon

    • Manish Kothari, Senior Executive Vice President & Business Head - Corporate Banking as a Change Champion

  • IR Magazine Forum and Awards:

    • Kotak IR team: Runner Up, Best Investor Relations Team (Large Cap)

    • Nimesh Kampani, Senior Vice President & Head - Investor Relations: Runner Up, Best Investor Relations Officer

  • Bhargesh Ojha, Senior Executive Vice President - General Counsel, recognised at the General Counsel Summit 2018 for his valuable contribution to the legal industry

  • Pawan Mahajan, Vice President - Legal: Rising Star Under 40 at the 3rd Annual 40 under 40 Rising Star Awards 2018

  • Shekhar Bhandari: Transaction Banker of the Year in Asia Pacific 2019 by The Asian Banker Transaction Awards 2019

  • Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2018: India’s Best Bank

  • Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2018: Best Bank in the Emerging Markets in the Euromoney Regional Awards

  • Asiamoney Best Bank Awards 2019: Best Domestic Bank, India

  • The Asset Triple A Country Awards 2018:

    • Best Bank, Domestic - India

    • Best Acquisition Finance - Torrent Pharmaceuticals’ ` 36 billion non-convertible debentures

  • The Asian Banker Financial Technology Innovation Award: Best Innovation Centre by a Financial Institution in India

  • The Asian Banker - Banker’s Choice Awards:

    • Best Cash Management Bank in India

    • Best Supplier Relationship Management in India

    • Best E-commerce Initiative, Application or Programme: “Kotak ALLPAY”

CFO100 2019 Roll of Honour
CFO100 2019 Roll of Honour

R. Anantha Raman, Senior Executive Vice President, Kotak Mahindra Bank receives the CFO100 2019 Roll of Honour in the Internal Audit & Control category at The 9th Annual CFO100 Programme by CFO India

CFO100 2019 Roll of Honour
CFO100 2019 Roll of Honour

Himanshu Vasa, Senior Executive Vice President, Kotak Mahindra Bank receives the CFO100 2019 Roll of Honour in the Technology category at The 9th Annual CFO100 Programme by CFO India

CFO100 2019 Roll of Honour
CFO100 2019 Roll of Honour

Gobind Jain, Executive Vice President, Kotak Mahindra Bank receives the CFO100 2019 Roll of Honour in the Risk Management category at The 9th Annual CFO100 Programme by CFO India

NextGen Digital Leader
NextGen Digital Leader

Deepak Sharma, Chief Digital Officer, Kotak Mahindra recognised as ‘NextGen Digital Leader’ for the year 2019 at the Dataquest Technology Innovation Summit & Awards

Banker’s Choice Awards
Banker’s-Choice-Awards

Kotak Mahindra Bank recognised as the Best Cash Management Bank in India at the Banker’s Choice Awards by The Asian Banker

Highest Fund Raising Corporate
Highest Fund Raising Corporate

Kotak Mahindra Bank recognised as the highest Fund Raising Corporate at the Tata Mumbai Marathon

  • Business Today-Money Today Financial Awards 2018-2019: Best Mid-Sized Bank Award

  • Aadhaar Excellence Awards 2018:

    • Kalyan (W), Thane, Maharashtra: Best Performing Branch in terms of Aadhaar Generation & Update

    • 3rd Best Performing Private Bank in terms of Total Aadhaar Generation & Update

  • 2nd Annual Economic Times Iconic Brand Summit 2018: Icon of Indigenous Excellence Award

  • India Banking Summit and Awards 2018:

    • Technology Innovator of the Year for innovative use of Data Storage Devices

    • Customer Service Provider of the Year - Private Bank

  • IDC Digital Transformation Awards 2018:

    • Omni-experience innovator - Improve customer experience and automate operations

    • DX Leader - Keya - AI-led Voice Bot

  • Voice Bot (Keya) selected as one of the Best 50 Innovative Applications in AI at the NASSCOM AI Game Changer Awards 2018

  • Best Data Science Project Award at Cypher 2018 for Interact, the real-time omni-channel recommendation engine for the consumer bank

  • The Asset Triple A Digital Awards 2018: Most Innovative Emerging Digital Technologies Project for WhatsApp Business API

  • Financial Express India’s Best Banks Awards 2018: Best Savings Bank Product Award for 6% interest p.a.

  • IAMAI 9th India Digital Awards: Open Banking initiative selected as the runner up under the Best Digital API category

  • BFSI Digital Innovation Award 2019 under the category “Enterprise Mobility” for successfully executing and supporting the Enterprise Network - LAN

  • NetApp Innovation Awards 2018 under the Enterprise Mobility category for Kotak 811

Kotak Securities
  • Machine Conference 2018: “Early adopter of Analytics” for using Analytics extensively in client management

  • The Asset Triple A Country Awards 2018: Best Brokerage, India under the Best Advisors South Asia category

  • IAMAI 9th India Digital Awards: Bronze for Best Omni-Channel Campaign Management & Marketing Automation

  • Best Retail IPO Bidding Member, 2018 by NSE

  • 2019 FinanceAsia Country Awards: Best Broker

Kotak Wealth
  • Ranked #1 in the 2019 Euromoney Private Banking and Wealth Management Survey for:

    • Best Private Banking Services Overall

    • Net-worth-specific services: Ultra High Net Worth clients (Greater than US$ 30 million)

    • Net-worth-specific services: High Net Worth clients (US$ 5 million to US$ 30 million)

    • Net-worth-specific services: Super affluent clients (US$ 1 million to US$ 5 million)

    • Family Office Services

    • Research and Asset Allocation Advice

    • Philanthropic Advice

  • India Wealth Awards 2018 by AIWMI: TOP report wins “Wealth Management Publication”

  • Professional Wealth Management / The Banker Private Banking Awards 2018: Best Performing Private Bank

  • Ranked #1 in Asian Private Banker’s India 2018 Onshore AUM league table

  • Ranked #1 in Asian Private Banker’s India 2017 AUM league table

  • Asian Private Banker 2018 Awards for Distinction: Best Private Bank

Kotak Mahindra Capital Company
  • The Asset Triple A Country Awards 2018: Best M&A India for Tata Chemicals US$400 million sale of the urea business to Yara International

  • 2019 FinanceAsia Country Awards:

    • Best Investment Bank

    • Best ECM House

Kotak Mahindra Asset Management Company
  • Business Today-Money Today Financial Awards 2018-2019: Best Value Creator Fund Debt for Kotak Corporate Bond Fund

  • 2018 DMAI Asia Echo: Silver for Best Use of Direct Mail Diwali – Beejbox Wali

  • CNBC TV18 Mutual Fund Awards 2018:

    • Best Mutual Fund House of the Year 2018

    • Best Debt Mutual Fund House of the Year 2018

    • Best Corporate Bond of the Year 2018

    • Best ETF of the Year 2018

    • Best Arbitrage Fund of the Year 2018

Kotak Institutional Equities
  • Asiamoney Brokers Poll 2018, India:

    • Best Local Brokerage

    • Best Overall Country Research

    • Best Strategist: Sanjeev Prasad

    • Best Economist: Suvodeep Rakshit

    • Best Analyst for Banks: M.B. Mahesh

    • Best Analyst for Automobiles & Components: Hitesh Goel

    • Best Analyst for Diversified Financials: Nischint Chawathe

    • Best Analyst for Energy: Tarun Lakhotia

    • Best Analyst for Materials: Abhishek Poddar

    • Best Analyst for Telecommunication Services: Rohit Chordia

Kotak Mahindra Life Insurance Company
  • The Asset Triple A Digital Awards 2018: Most Innovative Insurance Analytics Project for Smart Sell Digital Insurer of the Year

Annual Report 2016-17
  • Certificate of Merit under the Private Sector Banks (including Co-operative Banks) category by SAFA Best Presented Annual Report Awards 2017

  • Silver Winner, Worldwide: League of American Communications Professionals (LACP) 2017 Vision Awards

Annual Report 2017-18
  • Silver Winner, Worldwide: League of American Communications Professionals (LACP) 2018 Spotlight Awards Global Communications Competition