Chairman of The RDB

Mr. Hiran Prasanna Premarathna - Chairman

Mr. Prasanna Premaratne holds a Masters Degree in Agriculture from the USSR, a Postgraduate Diploma in Bank Management from the Institute of Bankers of Sri Lanka and a Postgraduate Executive Diploma in International Relations from the Bandaranaike Centre for International Studies (BCIS) Colombo.

He is an Agriculturist and a qualified Banker with nearly 25 years of experience working as a Development Banker specially involved in small and medium enterprise (SME) sector development. Mr Prasanna Premaratne was a pioneer member of the Pelwatte Sugar Industries management team, a Vice-President of DFCC Bank and the Chief Executive Officer of DFCC Consulting Private Limited, a fully-owned Subsidiary of DFCC Bank.

He is a Board Member of the South Asia Partnership of Sri Lanka (SAPSRI). Mr. Prasanna Premaratne is an old boy of Ananda College Colombo where he represented cricket, athletics and swimming and a coloursman.