Philipsburg:--- The Ministry of Finance has hired Ravi Daryanani to take up the position as the Head of Finance Department. Daryanani met with the staff of the Finance Department on Monday and Tuesday where he introduced himself as the new head of the department.
Daryanani is expected to take up his post as of November 1 2011 as the Head of Finance. Sources say Daryanani is a Dutch national who was born on St. Maarten to Indian parents. He studied on the island of Curacao where he also worked for the government of Curacao as the head of finance. Currently, Daryanani is working as the Director of Universal Time Curacao BV.
The new head of finance was also a financial controller for SAE at (Stichting Overheids Accountants Buro) SOAB as well as the financial controller at Visser Holding and DIGICEL Aruba. He has broad experience in all aspects of accounting, auditing and financial management.
Ravi Daryanani is the son of a well known Indian businessman who used to operate a store on St. Maarten.