The Central Bank Monetary Board, at its last meeting has promoted K G P Sirikumara, D Kumaratunge, U L Muthugala, and C P S Bandara to the post of Assistant Governor with effect from November 17, 2021.
Sirikumara has served the Central Bank for more than 21 years in different capacities in the Departments of Legal and Compliance and Secretariat.
Kumaratunge has over 30 years of experience in the Central Bank and has worked in the Departments of Economic Research, Centre for Banking Studies, Information Technology, and Management Audit in different capacities before serving as the Director of Payments and Settlements Department from 2016.
Muthugala has served the Central Bank for more than 30 years in the Departments of Secretariat, Finance, Bank Supervision, Public Debt, International Operations, Internal Audit, Financial System Stability, and Supervision of Non-Bank Financial Institutions in different capacities. She has functioned as the Chief Accountant as well as the Secretary of the CBSL.
C P S Bandara has over 24 years of experience at the Central Bank in the areas of financial system stability, economic and price stability, corporate services, agency functions, business continuity planning, enterprise-wide risk management and strategic planning.