Sri Lanka SLT to get a new CEO

Mar 03, 2015 (LBO) – Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT) Group, the holding company consisting of seven subsidiaries has appointed Dileepa Wijesundara as the Group Chief Executive with effect from 9th March 2015, following the resignation of the present Chief Executive, the company said in a filing to stock exchange.

De Silva has resigned with effect from March 13 but will not have duties from March 09, the firm said. However he has agreed to assist the company in the transition to a new group CEO until 13th March even though he will no longer hold the duties or responsibilities of the company.

Wijesundara holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Kingston University, UK and Master of Science in Management from Loughborough University, UK.