LSEG appoints Dee Liyanwela as head of LSEG Technology Sri Lanka

Mar 12, 2019 (LBO) – The London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) announced Dee Liyanwela has been appointed as the Head of LSEG Technology Sri Lanka, in addition to his role as Group Head of Shared Service Centres.

LSEG Technology, formerly known as MillenniumIT, develops and operates high performance technology solutions, including trading, market surveillance and post trade systems for over 40 organisations and exchanges around the world, including the Group’s own markets.

Liyanwela joined LSEG in 2013 and has been pivotal in implementing the Group’s off-shoring and near-shoring strategies.

He was previously an Executive Director of LCH, a leading global clearing house and was responsible for Listed Derivatives, Equities and Fixed Income Technology. Liyanwela brings over 20 years of experience in building technology platforms, managing various technology functions and delivering services via global delivery centres.

Dee Liyanwela said, “I’m very happy to see the success and the growth of LSEG in Sri Lanka, and I am proud to have played a part of that growth. LSEG Technology, formerly MillenniumIT, has been instrumental in this journey. The technology and work ethic of our organisation has enabled us to enjoy great success while continuing to shape the landscape of the global financial technology industry. As a dynamic, product driven organisation, we are geared to reach greater heights in the global Fintech space.”