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Sarath Delpachitra - Sri Lanka

Course: PhD (Economics/Finance)
Institution: University of Southern Queensland
URL: www.usq.edu.au
Location: Toowoomba, Queensland



Professor Sarath Delpachitra is currently serving as the Associate Dean (International) and Head (Banking & Finance) at the Flinders Business School of the Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia. He also served as a Board Member and the Treasurer of the Adelaide Metropolitan Regional Development Board.  

Before commencing his PhD studies he served as a senior executive position in the General Treasury in Sri Lanka. Soon after completing his PhD he joined the Centre for Australian as a Senior Researcher and concentrated on research in Banking and Finance followed by an appointment as the Head of Banking and Finance Department of the University. 

Since then he has held number of Senior International Consulting positions with ADB, AusAid, ILO GTZ and World Bank projects in Sri Lanka, Vietnam and East Timor. 

He is a fellow of Financial Services Institute of Australasia (FINSIA) and specialised in banking finance, economics, development and public policy analysis. His research has widely published in over 35 refereed academic and professional journals. 

Prof. Sarath has also supervised over 15 research students and serving as a PhD examiner and refereed journal reviewer have completed a number of research project for the financial services industry.

Prof Sarath Delpachitra - Australian Alumni Excellence Award 2013 for Education, Research & Innovation

Last updated: Tuesday, 8 March 2016 10:24:54 AM

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