Board Of Directors

  • T M R Bangsa Jayah
    Chairman

    Joint Managing Director of Sri Lanka Insurance Corporation Ltd and a Non-Executive Director of Colombo Dockyard PLC. He has over 15 years experience in the construction industry as a principal partner in a renowned piling company.

    Mr. Jayah is a retired commissioned Police Officer, with over 29 years of service. During his career with the Police Department, he has worked as the Chief Security Officer for the Deputy Speaker and North-East Governor. He has completed his First-in-Laws at the Law Faculty, Colombo.

  • Dulindra Fernando CFA
    Managing Director

    Mr. Fernando CFA, has been the Managing Director at Ceylon Asset Management Co. Ltd. since January 2009 and also the founder of the firm. Prior to CAM, he served as the Chief Executive Officer at MAS Investments from 2005 to 2008 and the General Manager of Corporate Finance at MAS Holdings from 2001 to 2004. He was an Assistant Vice President of Capital Markets at Vanik Incorporation till 2000. Mr. Fernando has also served as a Senior Manager of Taxation and Business Services at a Chartered Accounting firm in Australia from 1989 to 1992. He is also a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia and received a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from Monash University in 1989. Mr. Fernando is a Chartered Financial Analyst.

  • Sivendran Vettivetpillai
    Director

    Sev Vettivetpillai is a Partner at The Abraaj Group and Global Head of Thematic Fund Businesses. He is one of four permanent members of the Investment Committee responsible for approval of all Abraaj investments across the platform. He is also the Chairman of the Abraaj Partners Council and a Member of the Board of Directors.

    Mr. Vettivetpillai has more than 20 years of experience in the areas of strategic investment management, fundraising, deal structuring, valuation, due diligence and portfolio management. He was the Founder of the Aureos Group, where he held the positions of both Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer.

    Mr. Vettivetpillai is a CFA Charter holder and completed a BEng (Hons) in Civil Engineering from Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, UK.

  • Rainer Michael Preiss
    Director

    Mr. Rainer Michael Preiss, CWM is an Economic Advisor and Director of Ceylon Asset Management Co. Ltd. Mr. Preiss has experience in Asia, Europe, Middle East, and Africa. He has been a guest commentator on International Business TV and various newspaper columns.

    Mr. Preiss has served as a Guest Lecturer for the Graduate School of The People’s Bank of China. He is a Chartered Wealth Manager. Mr. Preiss majored in Finance and International Economics at the European Business School.

  • Dr. R A Fernando
    Director

    Chairman / CEO of Global Strategic Corporate Sustainability (Pvt) Ltd & Executive in Residence, INSEAD Business School, Social Innovation Centre –France.

    Former Operations Director, Blue Ocean Strategy Institute (Malaysia), former CEO of MAS corporate branding and retail and former Managing Director / CEO at Reckitt Benckiser (Lanka) Ltd . Over 25 years work experience