antonio.menezesAntonio is Executive Vice President, Strategic Government Advisory, YES BANK and part of the senior management team at YES BANK.  Since joining the bank in 2006, Antonio has been involved in various strategic engagements of the SGA division

Antonio bring with him about 8 years of experience encompassing technical, business consulting and banking. He has been instrumental in developing the SGA function in YES BANK since the early stages of the banks inception and has been involved both individually and as part of project teams in leveraging knowledge driven capabilities of YES BANK bank including extending advisory services to Union and State Governments and their agencies, encompassing policy advocacy, institutional reforms, Public Private Partnerships (PPP),and other development programs.

Antonio’s current work & interests have a strong focus on emerging sectors of the economy such as Infrastructure, Urban Development & Regeneration, Tourism, Industrial Development and Education.  Antonio has been involved in significant Knowledge Partnerships, Publication, Papers and Strategic Thought Leadership initiatives with various governments and industry organizations. In addition to Government Agencies his role has included significant collaboration with, Educational & Research Institutions, International Partners, and involved relationships with Business Associations & Chambers, Trade Bodies, Think-Tanks, Embassies, International and Multi-lateral organizations

Antonio holds a Masters degree in Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Aberdeen (2005) and a prior bachelor’s degree in Architecture from the Goa University, India (2003).