ECONOMYNEXT- Malik Ranasinghe, a former academic, has been appointed the Chairman of Sri Lanka’s Sampath Bank Plc, a statement said.
Ranasinghe, a former Vice Chancellor of the University of Moratuwa and a member of the University Grants Commission, was the Deputy Chairman of Sampath Bank until his new appointment.
He is a Fellow Member, Chartered Engineer and International Professional Engineer of the Institution of Engineers, Sri Lanka.
He is a Fellow Member of the National Academy of Sciences, Sri Lanka and The Institute of Project Managers of Sri Lanka.
He obtained his PhD from The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada in Civil Engineering Economics as a Canadian Commonwealth Scholar. (Colombo/Apr04/2019-SB)