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Chairman of the Board of Lithuania Bank resigns

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The current Chairman of the Board of the Lithuanian Bank, Reinoldijus Šarkinas has tendered his resignation to be effective 15 April, reports The Lithuanian tribune.

Bnn news from Latvia, Lithuania and Baltics Reinoldijus ŠarkinasŠarkinas has reached the end of his five year term, and in fact Seimas had to ratify an extension until 15 April as it was a few months more than the specified five years. The post of Chairman of the Board of the Bank of Lithuania is appointed by the President and confirmed by Seimas.

According to Verslo Žinios there are a number of likely candidates for the post. Marius Vismantas seems the most promising. He currently works for the World Bank and from 2009 became Coordinator for World Bank Finance and Enterprise in Ukraine, Maldova and Belarus. Other possible candidates include Ramunė Žabulienė and Darius Petrauskas (both currently Deputy Chairs of the Board of the Bank of Lithuania), Raimondas Kuodis, head of the Economics Department of the Bank of Lithuania and current Minister of Finance Ingrida Šimonytė.


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