Acuity chief Ray Abeywardena, new Sri Lanka CSE chairman

ECONOMYNEXT – Ray Abeywardena, managing director of Acuity Partners (Pvt) Ltd has been appointed chairman of Colombo Stock Exchange from May 05.

Abeywardena has 30 years’ experience in stock broking and investment banking, starting as a stock broker at Forbes & Walker Ltd and becoming managing director.

In 2001 he helped set up DFCC Stockbrokers (Pvt) Ltd and was chief executive and managing director.

In 2009 he was appointed Chief Executive of Acuity Partners, when it was set up.