TBC Bank Group, together with its subsidiary JSC TBC Bank, has appointed David Chkonia to the management board of TBC Bank as chief risk officer and deputy CEO with immediate effect.

Chkonia brings 15 years of international banking and risk management experience. Prior to joining TBC Bank, he was a director at BlackRock in the BlackRock Solutions group, advising financial institutions and regulators on areas related to enterprise risk management, balance sheet strategy, and regulation.


Chkonia also served as senior vice president at PIMCO responsible for the risk advisory practice focusing on origination and execution across European credit and capital markets. Earlier in his career, Chkonia has held different managerial roles at European Resolution Capital, Goldman Sachs, and EBRD.