The Government has appointed Mr. Deependra Bahadur Kshetri as Governor of Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) on Thursday, January 15, 2009. Mr. Kshetri had served the bank for 30 years and retired as its Executive Director in April, 2007. He also worked as a member of National Planning Commission from April 2007 to August 2008.
Born in Syangja district in May 1949, Mr. Kshetri has obtained Master’s Degree in Economics and Bachelor of Law Degree from Tribhuvan University, Nepal. He has also obtained Master’s Degree in Agriculture Economics from the University of New England, Australia.