Thrills & Spills

Chief Regulatory Officer at CSE Renuke Wijayawardhane presenting the listing certificate to Executive Chairperson at Renuka Hotels Shibani Thambiayah

Sri Lankas top accounting body gave its budding accountants some tips on how to market themselves in a changing working place.rn
Aptly titled ldblquote Managing The Rollercoaster,
dblquote an engineer, a marketer and three accountants gave a ringside view and tips on how to survive the corporate world of tomorrow.rn

rnBank of Ceylons Chairperson, Sumi Moonesinghe kicked off the session, saying the current deregulation environment is an ideal breeding ground for financial whiz kids.rn

rnldblquote Sri Lanka is in the threshold of opening up its capital markets. For that we need professionals with the highest integrity, credibility and self regulations to make this move,
dblquote Moonesinghe said addressing the CIMA Students annual conference.rn

rnBut a ride on the financial rollercoaster is not an easy one for accountants. rn

rnldblquote You are invariably in the firing line. Accountants are also the official scapegoats when things go wrong. If things go wrong heads can roll and one of them cou