Business leader, ex-Minister and MP Thilanga Sumathipala has been appointed as the new Independent Non-Executive Director and Chairman of Asia Capital PLC.
The appointment was made at a Board meeting of Asia Capital, control of which is held by Malaysian investor Vijay Eswaran.
Eswaran said: “I welcome this new paradigm. I am grateful to our previous Chairman for his years of service and now welcome my friend of two decades who shares with me a similar vision for the company. We both have, since the beginning of the millennium, built bonds of friendship beginning with our common experience in corporate social responsibility.
“I truly believe Thilanga will provide an inspiring and catalytic leadership and be at the helm of directing our common new strategic direction for Asia Capital, thereby creating the platform for Asia Capital for the next decade and post-pandemic era.”
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