His Majesty The King yesterday appointed former Auditor General Dasho Ugen Chewang as the new Chairman of Druk Holding and Investments Limited (DHI).

“Dasho Ugen Chewang brings in a wealth of leadership experience and proven ability to lead DHI and its companies forward,” a press release from DHI states.

Dasho assumed office yesterday following a modest reception and tendrel ceremony at DHI office.

Dasho Ugen Chewang started his career in 1979 and served the civil service for more than two decades. He served as the Auditor General for more than nine years from December 2005 to July 2015. His Majesty awarded him the red scarf and title of Dasho on the 104th  National Day in 2011.

Staff reporter