Jun 22, 2020 (LBO) – Ranjith Kodituwakku has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer/ General Manager of People’s Bank with effect from June 19, 2020.
He had previously served as the Deputy General Manager (Commercial Banking and Digitalization). The appointment as CEO/GM follows the retirement of M.A. Boniface Silva – Acting CEO/GM.
Ranjith Kodituwakku has over 37 years of banking experience in a wide spectrum of areas covering Consumer Banking, Commercial Banking, Corporate Banking, Off-shore Banking, Branch Banking, International Banking, Project Financing, Recoveries, and Digitalization.
As the Deputy General Manager for the Bank’s Digitalization initiative, his scope of work encompassed primarily on mapping business requirements to a digital platform by adopting best practices in the industry and re-engineering business processes.
He further serves as a Director of People’s Insurance PLC, Lankan Alliance Finance Ltd. Bangladesh, Regional Development Bank Sri Lanka, Board of Financial Ombudsman Sri Lanka (Guarantee) Ltd, Credit Information Bureau of Sri Lanka, and as an Alternate Director of the Lanka Financial Services Bureau.
Kodituwakku holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration specialised in Finance from the University of Colombo, Bachelor of Laws (Honours) from the University of New Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom, and is an Associate Member of the Institute of Bankers of Sri Lanka.