SDB bank lately appointed banking and monetary tech professional Dinil Perera as Chief Digital Officer. His intensive banking-focused IT expertise each in Sri Lanka and globally, will little question additional propel the bank’s steady digital enlargement and transformation effort.
SDB CDO Dinil Perera
Drawing on over 30 years of assorted expertise as a banking tech skilled, a substantial a part of his profession was with Commonplace Chartered Bank (SCB), whose ranks he joined in 1989. He later joined their operation in Dubai from 1998 to 2014. In between, he accomplished a year-long stint with the Business Bank of Qatar, whereas additionally embarking on an impartial challenge consultancy effort between 2014 and 2016. The worldwide experience gained positions him strongly to steer SDB bank’s digital enterprise into new and uncharted markets whereas parallelly enabling environment friendly programs for world-class banking.
Upon becoming a member of SDB bank in late-2016, Dinil instantly performed an instrumental position within the bank’s digital transformation course of. The IT staff, of which he was an integral member, additionally helped introduce the bank’s first Cell Banking App, their Company Web Banking facility, a loan Origination System (LOS), and an all-new Debit card system. In recognition of his very important contributions to SDB bank, he obtained a promotion to AGM grade because the Head of IT in mid-2019.
A Licensed Venture Supervisor(PMI), a Licensed Data Methods Auditor(CISA), and the holder of an Intermediate Banking Diploma (IBSL), he’s ideally positioned to leverage his world experience and robust credentials in main the digital arm of a transformational SDB bank.
SDB bank is a licensed specialised bank regulated by the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, with an inventory on the Principal Board of the Colombo Inventory Trade and a Fitch Score of BB + (Steady). Via its community of 94 branches islandwide and over 5000 ATM factors enabled by the LankaPay inter-bank community, the bank supplies a complete vary of monetary providers to its Retail, SME, Co-operative and Enterprise banking purchasers throughout the nation. SDB bank’s closely-linked model value and enterprise development led to the bank being positioned inside the high 50 in ‘Sri Lanka’s 100 most useful manufacturers’ record for 2020 carried out by the native arm of world model valuation consultancy Model Finance, who’re regulated by the Institute of Chartered Accountants England and Wales.