Sri Lanka Telecom CEO replaced

COLOMBO (EconomyNext) – Sri Lanka Telecoms said a new Group Chief Executive, Dileepa Wijesundera will take-over from March 13.

Lalith de Silva has resigned with effect from March 13 but will not have duties from March 09, the firm said in a stock exchange filing.

But he has "agreed to assist the company" in the transition.

Wijesundera has a Bachelor of Science degree from Kingston University UK and a Master of Science in Management from Loughborough University.