Regulator Succession

Dec 20, 2011 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s central bank has promoted four officers to the post of Assistant Governor with effect from January 01, 2012 in line with the succession plan of the banking regulator. The four officers are A Kamalasiri, R Dheerasinghe, S S Ratnayake and K D Ranasinghe, the bank said in a statement.

Kamalasiri, former Secretary of the Central Bank, has served the Central Bank for 32 years and has wide experience in the areas of Statistics, Banking Development, Economic Research, Domestic Operations and Secretariat.

As the Assistant Governor, Kamalasiri will oversee the Departments of Secretariat and Policy Review & Monitoring.

R Dheerasinghe, former Superintendent of the Employees’ Provident Fund, has served the Central Bank for 29 years and has experience in the areas of Economic Research, Domestic Operations, Policy Review and Monitoring, International Operations and Employees’ Provident Fund.

As the Assistant Governor, Dheerasinghe will oversee the Departments of Employees’ Provident Fund and Communications.

S S Ratnayake, former Superintendent of Public Debt, has served the Central Bank for 28 years and has experience in the areas of Employees’ Pr