W.L. Mellon Speaker: Rajinder P. Singh
Rajinder P. Singh, president and chief executive officer of BankUnited, will present as part of the W.L. Mellon Speaker Series on Monday, Nov. 28 at 12:30 p.m. in Mellon Auditorium.
Monday, Nov. 28
12:30 to 1:20 p.m.
Rajinder P. Singh currently is the chief operating officer and board director of BankUnited, a commercial bank headquartered in Miami Lakes, Florida. Singh was one of the founding organizers of BankUnited in May 2009, and effective January 1, 2017, will become president and chief executive officer of the company.
Prior to his tenure at BankUnited, Singh led the financial services practice of WL Ross & Co., a private equity firm and one of the original investors in BankUnited. He also served in senior leadership positions within the banking industry, including executive vice president for Capital One's banking segment, head of corporate strategy and development for North Fork Bank and managing director of corporate strategy and development at FleetBoston Financial Corporation.
Singh earned his MBA from Carnegie Mellon University and his BS in chemical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology in New Delhi.