Become the highest paid banker in the countryHDFC Bank MD and CEO Aditya Puri is the highest paid banker in India. In the past fiscal year, the salary and other benefits of Aditya Puri have increased by 38 percent to Rs 18.92 crore. Apart from this, according to the bank’s annual report, Aditya Puri received an additional Rs 161.56 crore in the past fiscal year for using stock options. Deepak Parekh gave me a full discount to make HDFC Bank a brandSpeaking to CNBC-TV18, Puri said the bank has inherited the best financial services brand under HDFC. Puri said I had already told Deepak that I want to work independently. I want to make an institution. That’s why I only come if I have the freedom to work here. There will be no bond whatsoever. Because it will be fun to work freehand. If you have faith in your vision, then you can only walk with the vision. Aditya Puri went on to say that Deepak Parekh also came on board, but he never interfered with our work. Puri said HDFC Bank has built its brand with trust, security and transparency using the latest technology. Aditya Puri said there is a change in the leadership of every company, people are also moving here and there, but our bank already has a strong and better team. He said that while he was the face of the brand, all decisions are made in consultation with the team. We have a complete plan to work here. Everyone in the team knows that plan. We have a strong team. We take care of the employees in a better way.
Puri said I was the first to say there will be no deductions from the bonus, promotions and any facilities available to the employees. Also for this year, I want to assure you that we will not see such a deduction. And we are going to achieve all of this year’s goals. Puri went on to say his dream is to make HDFC Bank the largest bank in the country.