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Dumith Fernando

Mr. Dumith Fernando

Chairman Colombo Stock Exchange

BIOGRAPHY

Dumith is Chairman of Asia Securities Holdings (Pvt) Ltd, a leading independent Investment Bank in Sri Lanka which offers Investment Banking, Stock Brokerage, Research and Wealth Management services to international and domestic clients. He currently also serves as the Chairman of the Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE).

Dumith has over twenty-five years of experience in international and Sri Lankan capital markets, having spent much of his career in New York and Hong Kong with global banks JPMorgan Chase and Credit Suisse. There he held roles across Equities, Investment Banking, Private Equity and Corporate Strategy. Prior to returning to Sri Lanka in 2013, Mr. Fernando was Managing Director and Group Chief Operating Officer for Credit Suisse Asia Pacific and a member of that firm’s Global Leadership Council.

Dumith is an Independent Director of CSE-listed companies Singer (Sri Lanka) PLC & Union Assurance PLC. He is a member of the Financial System Stability Consultative Committee (FSSCC) of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, and the Economic Policy Steering Committee of the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce.
He holds a BA in Physics & Economics from Middlebury College in the U.S. and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

[ Speeches ]

Speeches by Mr. Dumith Fernando

Jun 07, 2021

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

The Colombo Stock Exchange – Towards a Quantum Leap

Jun 08, 2021

12:00 AM - 12:30 AM

The Colombo Stock Exchange – Towards a Quantum Leap

Jun 09, 2021

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The Startup Ecosystem Landscape in Sri Lanka

Jun 09, 2021

7:30 PM - 8:15 PM

Inauguration – Day 3

Jun 09, 2021

10:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The Startup Ecosystem Landscape in Sri Lanka

Jun 09, 2021

12:30 PM - 1:00 PM

Experience Sharing Fireside Chat – Insights from Global Fund Manager

Jun 09, 2021

11:30 PM - 12:00 AM

A fireside chat featuring Mr. Animesh Agrawal, Principal - Blackstone and moderated by Mr. Dumith Fernando, Chairman of the Colombo Stock Exchange