Making your Audit Committee for Effective

The Sri Lanka Institute of Directors (SLID) recently conducted the 2nd of the six module series of their training programme on Corporate Stewardship and Board Room Governance. The Challenger/Provocateur that evening was Ranel Wijesinha, Chartered Accountant and International Management Consultant, who has a unique balance of exposure to both industry and public practice in auditing as well as consulting, both locally and overseas. He challenged the well established and recognized, experienced panel of professionals and industry specialists with wide exposure, who SLID had carefully selected. They were Messrs. Vijaya Malalasekera former Legal Director at Ceylon Tobacco Company, R. Rasiah, former CFO Nestles and currently Independent Director of Nations Trust Bank and Ceylon Cold Stores, Asite Talwatte Managing Partner Ernst & Young, Suresh Shah CEO Lion Brewery, Nilanthi Sivapragasam, Chief Financial Officer, Aitken Spence and Lakmali Nanayakkara, Senior Partner at Ernest & Young, on “Making your Audit Committee more Effective.”