Bank Boss

Feb 28, 2012 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s Commercial Bank said Ravi Dias, its deputy chief executive, would take over as managing director and chief executive of the bank on the retirement of incumbent Amitha Gooneratne in April 2012. A statement said Dias was appointed acting chief executive from Monday, February 27, as Gooneratne is on leave prior to retirement.

Dias has over 30 years of experiencing in banking and had been in the bank’s corporate management since 1995 and came on the board of directors in December 2010.