A new expat CEO, a bank riddled with losses in its retail banking business, mind-numbing politicking amongst the honchos, aggressive loan sales guys battling the listless credit folks - Greater Boston Global Bank(GB2) seems to be like any other foreign bank. Till it all changes one day when Ronald McCain, CEO of GB2, is hurriedly pulled out of his morning team huddle and summoned by the RBI Governor. What ensues thereon is something Ronald is least prepared for. How could something as catastrophic transpire in an organization considered to be the Mecca of banking? Ronald has no answers. And when the CBI lands up at Deepak Sarup's doors trailing the scent of the same scandal, Ronald decides to distance the bank, leaving Deepak, a senior executive, to fight his own battles. Will Karan, Deepak's onetime adversary and now a journo, bail him out? Will Savitha, his girlfriend, stand by him? And will his family; the CBI and, more importantly, the country believe what he says? With the media and CBI in hot pursuit, Ronald can't help but wonder what his fate has in store for him.
An intriguing tale of love, politics, unbridled aggression and money laundering, The Incredible Banker is the last in the trilogy of banking chronicles. Sometimes the future can be seen only in fiction. The Incredible Banker raises some interesting and some worrying aspects of living life the foreign bank way. A crucial question to answer, which the listener will have to navigate, is: what does the embedded red in The Incredible Banker signify? Listen to the book to unravel the mystery.
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