The Greater Mekong Investment Forum 2017

Kamalkant Agarwal

Head of International Banking Business

Siam Commercial Bank


Kamalkant Agarwal (KK) has more than 30 years of banking experience in various capacity and geographic locations.  He has a degree in mechanical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi and a MBA from Indian Institute of Management, Kolkata. His career started with Bank of America in India in 1982 as a relationship manager in corporate banking.  After working for seven and a half years in Bank of America’s branches in Kolkata and Mumbai, KK was assigned to Bank of America Bangkok branch in November 1989 where he worked for nine and a half years till March 1999.  His last job at Bank of America, Bangkok was head of corporate banking.  KK joined Standard Chartered Bank in April 1999 and became head of client relationships in May 2003. In September 2006, he moved to Indonesia as deputy director wholesale banking in Permata Bank. In 2008, he was head of wholesale bank in Standard Chartered First Bank Korea. In September 2008, he returned back to Thailand to take the role of SEVP head of origination and client coverage and co-head wholesale bank for Standard Chartered Bank (Thai). He has joined Siam Commercial Bank since November 2012 and was advisor to the chairman of the executive committee till October 2014. He is currently head of international banking business overseeing all of SCB’s operations outside Thailand.


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Thu 01 Jun 2017

Centara Grand at CentralWorld, Bangkok