Deshini Abeyewardena ACA, FCMA/CGMA
Deshini is a chartered and management accountant with varied experience in private and public sector. Her roles in Private sector included heading the Sri Lankan office of Quintiles Transnational, a clinical research company listed on the NYSE, Director Business Development of Hemas Holdings PLC, managing public relations for Sri Lankan Airlines, and Manager HSBC Premier at HSBC. She has during her tenure as Director Public Enterprises Reform Commission of the Government of Sri Lanka, managed a number of successful sector reform initiatives and privatisations, and served on the Board of a number of Government companies. She has consulted to Micro Cars and SLINTEC. She presently manages a family owned business and is a non executive director of a listed company.