Cedric Wijegunawardene

Group Chief Financial Officer/ Director
, Silvermill Group, Sri Lanka
Profile / Bio: 

Professionally, Cedric is a Chartered Accountant from Ernst & Young.  He has over 30 years of experience in finance and marketing. His range of experience spans from manufacturing, banking, leisure and service sectors, with wide exposure to group restructuring, project planning and implementation including ERP, group treasury management, logistics, and IFRS convergence.  

Cedric was also the Director/Vice President Finance in the local operations of a number of Multinationals, such as HSBC, BASF-Germany etc. Currently, Group Chief Financial Officer of the Silvermill Group, Director PT SASL Indonesia and also an Independent Director/Chairman Audit Committee of Fairfirst Insurance Sri Lanka, which is part of the Fairfax Group. The experience/roles of both past and present have resulted in a direct linkage with the agricultural sector in Sri Lanka. 


Title Date Learning Materials Topic
Knowledge Sharing among ADB Member Countries 09 March 2021 Document Agriculture and Natural Resources, Knowledge Management
Private Sector Initiatives in Agriculture 29 October 2019 Slides Agriculture and Natural Resources