Haymarket Financial MediaSri Lanka Investment Summit | 16 March 2017, Hong Kong


  • Dumith Fernando

  • Chairman
  • Asia Securities Ltd
Dumith Fernando
Asia Securities Ltd
Based in Colombo, Dumith led the acquisition of Asia Securities in 2015 and is its controlling shareholder. He is one of Sri Lanka’s most experienced international investment bankers, with over two decades in the industry in the US and Asia. He is the former Managing Director and Group Chief Operating Officer of Credit Suisse, Asia Pacific, based in Hong Kong, and prior to that Chief Operating Officer of Asia Pacific Equities at both Credit Suisse and JP Morgan. He has also held various positions in corporate finance, M&A advisory, private equity investing and corporate strategy at JPMorgan in New York and Hong Kong.
Dumith serves on the Economic Policy Steering Committee of the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce. He is senior advisor at Tybourne Capital Management (Hong Kong) as well as non-executive Chairman of several early stage companies. The World Economic Forum selected Dumith to its Young Global Leaders forum in 2013. Dumith holds a BA (Honors) in Physics & Economics from Middlebury College, USA and an MBA from Harvard Business School.