Prasanna Lohar

Head Technology – Innovation & Architecture
DCB Bank

Mr. Prasanna currently works as Innovation Head & Technical Architect at DCB Bank. He practices Innovation Implementation  & Architecture Orchestration  at DCB.   

As part of DCB’s Digital Transformation, he is closely associated with new & latest technology assimilation, experimentation , innovative customer servicing & engagement , robust architecture implementation, Fintech & Startup alignment, open innovation practices , collaboration with other Banks on Blockchain initiatives.

At DCB he has worked as Digital Bank Head & is a part of various deliveries  like India’s first Aadhaar & Biometric enabled ATM, Straight Thru Fixed Deposit A/c Opening product - Zippi, India’s first Omni-Channel Framework for Bank, Mobile banking & Mobile Apps, Internet Banking Initiative, Unified Payment Interface (UPI), Bharat Bill Payment ,API Management, Switch & Cards relevant initiatives. 

He has over 17 Years  of Industry Experience in Engineering and Development, Product Development, Strategy, Governance, Risk Management, Finance, Business Process Management, Audit, Compliance, Consulting, Enterprise Architecture, Mobile Apps, Digital Transformation, Complex Event Processing, Fintech, E-Commerce, Payments, Platform and Product Innovation, Data Science, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Open Stack Cloud, Analytics, Big Data, IOT, BlockChain, Virtualization, UI-UX, , Mobile Innovation, Product Roadmap Strategy, Business Development

In 2016-2017 , he has bagged many leadership awards - TOP 50 CIO, Top 100 CISO and Digital Leader of the Year in Banking Sector.