Business News: Siyapatha Finance PLC, a leading financial organization in Sri Lanka has appointment Palavinnege Sumith Cumaranatunga as Chairman ewith effect from February 12. The appointment follows the retirement of Channa Palansuriya.
Palavinnege Sumith Cumaranatunga has been an Independent, Non-Executive Director of Siyapatha Finance PLC since October 30 2017. Presently, he is the Chairman of the Board Audit Committee, the Board Human Resources and Remuneration Committee and the Board Nomination Committee. He also served on other Board Sub-committees from time to time and continues to serve on some of them.
Cumaranatunga was formerly Chairman & Managing Director of the David Pieris Group of Companies, where he served for over 30 years– 24 years as a Director and 2 years prior to that as General Manager.He retired as Chairman on 31stMarch 2016, having joined as an Accountant on 01st July 1985.