Sept 30, Colombo: Sri Lanka's Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) today announced that its Board of Directors have appointed Rajeeva Bandaranaike as the Chief Executive Officer of the CSE with effect from 14th November 2013.
In July this year the previous CEO Mrs. Surekha Sellahewa announced that she will step down from the post from October 31on personal grounds.
Bandaranaike is the CEO of Orient Finance PLC since May 2012 and was CEO of Peoples Merchant Bank PLC from July 2011 to May 2012. He served the CSE from July 1992 to June 2011 and inter alia held the positions of Head of Clearing and Settlement and Head of Business Development.
He has a MBA from the University of Southern Queensland (USQ), Australia and a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) Degree from the Open University of Sri Lanka.