Mr. H.L.Anil Ranjith, was appointed as the first Director General of the Sri Lanka Atomic Energy Regulatory Council on 3rd November, 2015.
He has obtained his first degree in BSc (Physical Science) with an honour in 1985 from the University of Colombo and an MSc degree in Nuclear Science in 1996 from the University of Colombo.
Mr. Ranjith has joined the Atomic Energy Authority of Sri Lanka (AEA) (predecessor of the Regulatory Council) as a Scientific Officer on 1st of June, 1987 and had worked there until he was opted to become a staff member of the Sri Lanka Atomic Energy regulatory Council On 1stJanuary, 2015. He had been working at the AEA as the Director (Radiation Protection and Regulations) till he was opted to become a member of the Council.
Mr. Ranjith is a visiting lecturer for postgraduate institute of medicine of University of Colombo, postgraduate institute of science of University of Peradeniya