Lecturer Panel

Mr. Thilina Ukwatta

CFA, Chartered MCSI, FCCA, ACMA (SL), BSc (Hons)

Thilina counts over nine years of experience in lecturing finance and management related subjects for ACCA, CIMA, CISI and CFA Program. He has also been involved in training programs in Maldives and has been a corporate trainer in Dubai.

Thilina is a CFA Charterholder and a Chartered Member of Chartered Institute of Securities and Investments (CISI) UK. He is also a Member of Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) UK, a Member of Institute of Certified Management Accountants (CMA) Sri Lanka and a Graduate from the University of Oxford Brookes (UK) with Upper Second Class Honours. Thilina also distinguished himself as a Sri Lankan Prize Winner in ACCA with a world rank 13 for the subject Advanced Financial Management. He is the registered mentor for the Oxford Brookes Degree Program.

He worked as a trainee audit executive at KPMG Sri Lanka conducting statutory audits and also as an equity research analyst at Asia Capital Plc a well renowned domestic investment bank covering diversified and manufacturing sectors in the Colombo Stock Exchange. He also served as the Manager for Strategic Planning at a local institute and as a consultant at AR Capital Advisory Pvt Ltd a boutique investment advisory firm. Currently he works as the Head of Strategic Planning and a Senior Lecturer at Imperial College of Business Studies.