Board of Directors

As per section 14 of Nepal Rastra Bank Act, 2002, the Board of Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) comprises of seven members: four ex officio members – the Governor (who is the Chairman), the Secretary, Ministry of Finance, two Deputy Governors, and three other Directors, who are appointed from amongst the persons renowned in the field of Economics, Monetary, Banking, Finance and Commercial Laws.

The Governor, Deputy Governors and other Directors are appointed by Government of Nepal, Council of Ministers for term of five years. Government may, reappoint the retiring Governor for another one term and the retiring other Directors for any term, if it is deemed necessary.

The current members of the NRB Board are:

Mr. Maha Prasad Adhikari
Chairman / Governor
Since:
April 6, 2020
Tel:
+977 1 4410386
Fax:
+977 1 4410159
Mr. Sishir Kumar Dhungana (Secretary, Ministry of Finance)
Member
Since:
February 13, 2020
Tel:
+977 1 4211161
Fax:
+977 1 4211164
Mr. Chinta Mani Siwakoti
Deputy Governor
Since:
March 2, 2016
Tel:
+977 1 4412963
Fax:
+977 1 4410159
Mr. Shiba Raj Shrestha
Deputy Governor
Since:
March 2, 2016
Tel:
+977 1 4412262
Fax:
+9771 4410159
Dr. Sri Ram Poudyal
Member
Since:
April 16, 2017
Tel:
+977 1 4482604
Fax:
+9771 4410159
Mr. Ramjee Regmi
Member
Since:
April 16, 2017
Tel:
+977 1 4354605
Fax:
+9771 4410159
Dr. Suvod Kumar Karn
Member
Since:
April 24, 2018
Tel:
+977 1 5242214
Board Committees

Management Committee

Governor Chairman
Deputy Governor Member
Deputy Governor Member
Senior Officer (Designated by the Governor) Member Secretary

The Governor may invite any of the officers to take part in the meeting of Management Committee

Audit Committee

One of the Board Directors Convenor
External Expert nominated by the board Member
Chief of Internal Audit Department of the Bank Member Secretary