Executive Churn

ComBank MD S. Renganathan (Centre) introducing the app to CB Governor Indrajit Coomaraswamy in the presence of (from L) ComBank Manager - Card Centre Seevali Wickramasinghe, Head of Card Centre Thusitha Suraweera, Deputy GM – Marketing Hasrath Munasinghe, CB Assistant Governor Ananda Jayalath and CB Director - Payments & Settlements Dharmasri Kumaratunge

Jan 12, 2012 (LBO) – Sri Lankan mobile phone operator Dialog Axiata has appointed as its new Group Chief Marketing Officer Amali Nanayakkara, former chief executive of its rival Airtel Lanka. Nanayakkara, who will take up office in February 2012, is a marketing professional with over 20 years of experience in senior management postings in Sri Lanka and overseas, a statement said.

Nanayakkara’s marketing portfolio will span the mobile, fixed line, broadband, and digital television services of the Dialog Group.

During her four-year tenure as chief executive of Bharthi Airtel Lanka she led “the establishment of a mobile telecommunication business in Sri Lanka and garnered for the company a significant foothold on a fiercely competitive industry
landscape,” the statement said.