Apr 19, 2012 (LBO) – Vajira Kulatilaka, chief executive of NDB Group Investment Banking Cluster, was recently awarded the Asian Institute of Technology Alumni Association Distinguished Alumni Award for business and professional achievements. He is a Fellow Member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants UK (FCMA) and a CFA Charter holder. “He was awarded this accolade in recognition of his service in the region through outstanding professional and technical achievements,” a statement said.
Kulatilaka has a multi-disciplinary academic background, having initially entered the engineering field.
He obtained a BSc in Engineering (First Class) from Sri Lanka’s University of Moratuwa and a MEng in Industrial Engineering and Management from the Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand.
He later diversified into the financial sector, specializing in investment banking and corporate financial management.