Mar 22, 2021

New Chief of Staff for Sri Lanka Navy

Rear Admiral Ruwan Perera has been appointed as the new Chief of Staff of the Sri Lanka Navy, with effect from yesterday (21).

Accordingly, Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Nishantha Ulugetenne, formally handed over the letter of appointment to Rear Admiral Ruwan Perera at the Navy Headquarters.

He had been serving as the Deputy Chief of Staff of Sri Lanka Navy before being appointed as the Chief of Staff.

Rear Admiral Ruwan Perera joined the Sri Lanka Navy on Feb. 28th, 1986 as an Officer Cadet of 14th intake, in the Executive branch. During his naval career spanning over 35 years, Rear Admiral Ruwan Perera has acquired vast experiences both at sea and shore holding many key appointments.