Board changes at Sri Lanka’s Dunamis Capital group
ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka’s Dunamis Capital Plc said Eardley Perera has been appointed chairman with the retirement of Manjula Mathews, the firm said in a statement.
Mathews has chaired the group since October 2014 and was group managing director over 2007-2014
Perera, who was an independent, non-executive director of Dunamis, will also chair the board of Kelsey Developments. He is a graduate of the Chartered Institute of Marketing (UK), with over 40 years of experience in management. He is also a member on the Board of Study of the Postgraduate Institute of Management at the University of Sri Jayewardenepura (PIM).
First Capital Holdings, a unit of Dunamis, will be chaired by Nishan Fernando, who has been an independent, non-executive director since 2012. He is a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka, an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (UK) and has an MBA from the Postgraduate Institute of Management of the University of Sri Jayewardenepura. Fernando is a past president of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka and was a Board Member of the Securities and Exchange Commission of Sri Lanka.