1. Master
  2. Degree
  3. Diploma
  4. Professional
  5. Certificate
  6. Workshops
  7. Foundation
NIBM Golden Jubilee

News

New Chairman appointed



Mr. Susantha Fernando today assumed duties as Chairman of the National Institute if Business Management (NIBM). He was appointed to this position by Hon. Mahinda Samarasinghe, Minister of Vocational Training and Skills Development.

An Accountant by profession Mr. Fernando had his Education at Holy Cross College Kaluthara and St. Peters College Colombo and had his higher Education in the United Kingdom. He has a wealth of experience both in the Private and Public sectors. He is the founder Managing Director of bartleet Finance Ltd and acted in this position for 25 years steering the Company to be a front liner in the Finance sector. During his tenure the Company grew at a rapid pace becoming one of the best managed Finance companies.

He was also the chairman of Sri Lanka Bureau of Foreign Employment during 2001-2004 period and was instrumental in developing the sector to new heights in a short period. He served as a member of the National Labour advisory Council during this period.

Having completed his Accountancy studies in the United Kingdom he worked in that Country in the Accountancy field. Subsequently he was the Financial Controller for a U.S Based Company in Australia with responsibility for the Asia Pacific region and returned to Sri Lanka in 1983 to join the Bartleet Group.

He was actively involved in development of Cricket particularly in the Kalutara District and was the President of the Kalutara District Cricket Association for 5 years. In addition he has also served as Vice President of Old Boys Association of St. Peter's College, Colombo.