Bank of Thailand Financial Technology Department, Deputy Director
For the past 17 years, Wijitleka has been working for the Bank of Thailand (BOT). Her educational background and working experiences are both in information technology and finance which greatly support her current roles in financial technology department. She graduated with the bachelor degree in computer engineering and master degrees in computer science and financial risk management. Not only was she a system engineer and a programmer for various systems of the BOT, she also worked in the payment systems policy and engaged in the crossborder payment systems linkage. Before joining FinTech department, she spent time as a compliance risk manager regarding the BOT reserve management in enterprise risk management department. Currently, as an assistant director in FinTech department, she is responsible for promoting the development of innovations via regulatory sandbox, driving the establishment of open infrastructure and common standards as well as building cooperation and collaboration among relevant stakeholders.