Mr. Jayendran Setukavalar

Senior Independent Non-Executive Director

Joined the Board of Singer Finance (Lanka) PLC on 22nd March 2012. He also serves on the Board of A.Baur & Co. (Pvt) Ltd., Baurs Air Services Ltd., A.Baur & Company (Travel) Ltd., A. Baur Trading (Pvt) Ltd., Baurs Agri Exports (Pvt) Ltd., Swiss Trading Group (Pvt) Ltd and Swiss Hotels Management Academy (Pvt) Ltd. Mr. Setukavalar is the member of the Board of Trustees of Ceylon schools for the Deaf and Blind Sri Lanka. He is also a member of the Board of Governors of the CMS. Schools in Sri Lanka and is the current Chairman of its Finance Committee. Mr. Setukavalar is the current chairman of the Audit committee, Related Party Transactions Review Committee and the alternate chairman of the Risk Committee of Ceylinco Life Insurance Limited. Mr. Setukavalar has over 44 years of experience in the field of Auditing, Accounting and Finance and has served in Key Management positions and boards in various industries.

He also worked overseas for three years with M/S PricewaterhouseCoopers in the United Arab Emirates. He is a Fellow of the Institute Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka, Chartered Institute of Management AccountantsUK, Certified Management Accountants SL, Certified Global Management Accountants (CGMA), and a Fellow of the Institute of Certified Professional Managers (FCPMSL). Mr. Setukavalar was awarded scholarships by the British Foreign and Commonwealth Office UK, UNIDO and the Colombo Plan and has attended Senior Management Program’s at INSEAD-France, IBMRochester USA, KONICA South Korea and JICA Japan.