SLT appoints new CEO

18 January 2022

Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT) has anamed Janaka Abeysinghe as its chief executive officer (CEO), replacing the incumbent Kiththi Perera who will be on overseas leave for two years to pursue higher studies.

Abeysinghe is an internal promotion, having joined SLT in 1991. In his present role, he leads the enterprise and wholesale business of SLT that provides integrated voice and data solutions to enterprises, government institutions, domestic telco operators and global wholesale carriers.

He is a Member of the board of management of The University College Ratmalana, under the University of Vocational Technology. Before joining SLT, Abeysinghe  was an assistant lecturer at the University of Moratuwa – Sri Lanka.