CSR Sri Lanka (CSR SL), an initiative pioneered collectively by a group of leading corporate sector companies in the country with the aim of providing strategic guidance and necessary resources to bridge the gap between ad hoc CSR projects and creating sustainable value, recently appointed three new directors to its Board. Sanjeewani Ranasinghe de Silva, Shevanthi Jayasuriya and Jithendra Gunathilake are the new directors, appointed unanimously at the AGM of CSR SL held in November.
Sanjeewani Ranasinghe de Silva is presently the Head, Corporate Affairs/Brand and Marketing at the Standard Chartered Bank. Having held the positions of Corporate Communications Manager, Social Reporting Manager and Regulatory Affairs Manager, De Silva possesses a wealth of experience in corporate affairs. After a 10-year stint at Ceylon Tobacco Company, she joined the Standard Chartered Bank in July 2011. She was previously the Head of PR at Q&E Advertising and the key news anchor of MTV News at Ten. She also holds an MBA from the University of Wales, UK.