Shan Shanm-uganthan has been appointed as a Non Executive Director to the Board of Vallibel Power Erathna Plc with effect from 25 January.
Business leader Dhammika Perera together with Vallibel Power Ltd., and connected parties owns controlling stake in Vallibel Power Erathna Plc.
An accountant by profession, Shan is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka and of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants of UK.
He has extensive experience in the financial services industry initially with American Express Bank where he ended as the Director Marketing and Deputy Country Head and late with Union Bank of Colombo where he was the founder CEO and Managing Director.
At present he is a Director at National Savings Bank as well as a Director at Associated Newspapers of Ceylon Ltd in addition to being a shareholder/Director in private enterprises engaged in IT services. Following the appointment of Shan, the Board of Directors of Vallibel Power Erathna Plc comprises K.D.D. Perera (Chairman), P.K. Sumanasekera, W.D.N.H. Perera, S.H. Amarasekera, D.S. Clark, S.E. De Silva, H. Somasantha, L.D. Dickman and S. Shanmuganathan.