Senior Staff


Mr. A.T.M.U.D.B Thennakoon                   Secretary     sec Mr. Tennakoon has obtained his Bachelor Degree with a Second Class Upper Division from the University of Kelaniya and Masters Degree in Rural Development from the University of East Anglia, UK. He is a Special Grade Officer of the Sri Lanka Planning Service.  He joined the public service as an Assistant Director in the year 1994 and attached to the Integrated Rural Development Project in Kegalle District. Subsequently, he was appointed as an Assistant Director of the Regional Development Division in the Ministry of plan implementation. From 2001 to 2004 he worked in the Uva Provincial Council. In the year 2004 he was transferred to the Finance Commission and was  appointed as a Deputy Director of the Finance Commission and promoted to the Director. In 2015 he joined the Ministry of National Policies and Economic Affairs in the capacity of Additional Secretary and served there till 31 August, 2016. He assumed duties as the Secretary of the Finance Commission on 01 September 2016.


Mr.S.M.R.S.Bandara                       Director (Policy Research and Publication)    


Mr. M.L.A. Chandradasa           Director 

MR.Chandradasa Mr. Chandradasa has obtained a Bachelors Degree in Sociology from the University of Colombo and a Masters Degree in Public Administration (International) from the London Metropolitan University United Kingdom. Mr. Chandradasa records 19 years experience in the Finance Commission working in the capacity of a Research Officer and an Assistant Director as well as the Project Coordinator for the Education Sector Development Project funded by the World Bank.

Mr. Chandradasa is presently functioning as an Acting Deputy Director of the Finance Commission.


Ms.S.N. Sanjeewani                         Director Administration


Mr.R.A. Susantha Ranasinghe         Chief Accountant


Ms.Dilini Gunawardana                          Accountant


Ms.Kalpani Ranasinghe                  Internal Auditor


Mr. P.R. Nishantha Sujeewa           Assistant Director (Information Officer) 

Mr. SumanapalaMr.Nishantha obtained a B.A. Special Degree (Economics) from the University of Kelaniya and a Master’s Degree in Economics from University of Kelaniya. He also possess a Diploma in Planning and Development from SLIDA. He has represented Sri Lanka in many international training programmers in relation to development and planning.

He joined the Public Services in 2000, as a Development officer after he joined the Sri Lankan Planning Services in 2009. During the last 15 years, he worked in the presidential Secretariat.


Mrs. Thiloka Abeysekera      Assistant Director

 web Ms.Thiloka has obtained a second class upper Division in Business Administration (special)   Degree in University of Sri Jayawardanapura and a Master’s Degree in Economics from  University of Kelaniya. She also possesses a postgraduate Diploma in Public Administration from Postgraduate Institute of Management (PIM) University of Sri Jayawardanapura. Mrs. Abeysekara has joined planning service in 2009 and has been serving in government  sector for last 15 years.


Ms.Erandi Gunasekara                Assistant Director sec

Ms. Erandi Gunasekara obtained a B.Sc. Business Administration (Special) Degree with Second Class Upper Division from the University of Sri Jayewardenepura in 2011. She joined the Sri Lanka Planning Service in 2013.