Mr. Sushobhan Sarker had a distinguished career spanning over 36 years with Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) and superannuated from the position of Managing Director (MD) of LIC on 31/05/2014. As Managing Director his areas of responsibility included Product Development and Marketing, Customer Relationship Management, Personnel & HRD, Corporate Planning and Organization Development, Corporate Communications, Investments and International Operations.
Prior to taking charge as Managing Director, he had held key leadership positions as head of International Operations and Investment Departments of LIC. He was the Director & CEO of LIC Mutual Fund Asset Management Company Ltd. as well.
Born on 29th May, 1954, Mr. Sarker is an Honours graduate in Physics and has a degree of Master of Financial Management from the Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, University of Mumbai.
Mr. Sarker had served on the boards of LIC of India, its subsidiaries and associate companies and other investee companies of LIC as its nominee director. At present, he is on the boards of 2 companies.
He is also ex-officio Member on the Insurance Advisory Committee of IRDAI, a member of the Educational Board of their Journal and a Member of the Board of Education, Insurance Institute of India.