Raghu Palat is an
acknowledged authority on investment,
finance and banking and has written more
than thirty extremely well received
books on these subjects.
A great grandson of His
Highness, the late Rama Varma, Maharaja
of Cochin, and Sir Chettur Sankaran
Nair, a member of the Viceroy’s Privy
Council and a former President of the
Indian National Congress, Raghu Palat is
a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered
Accountants in England & Wales.
A career banker he has
held very senior positions with
multinational banks in India and abroad.
He has worked in Europe, America, Asia
Raghu Palat is presently
a banking consultant. He also manages a
dedicated finance portal www.banking-
rules.com which is a repertoire of rules
and regulations relating to finance,
commerce, corporates and banks. In
addition, he conducts workshops on
business etiquette, effective business
writing, presentation skills, banking
Mr. Palat has also set up
a portal for e-learning www.ibbc.co.in.
The courses are an amalgam of laws,
directives and actual real life
Palat lives in Mumbai with his wife