Mr. Suresh Edirisinghe

Mr. Suresh Edirisinghe

Visiting Lecturer – Risk Management and Insurance

 

Academic Qualifications and Memberships

  • MBA   – Postgraduate Institute of Management, University of Sri Jayewardenepura – 2012
  • B.Sc.  – Engineering degree (Honors) from University of Moratuwa – Sri Lanka – 1998
  • ACII   – Chartered Insurer – Chartered Insurance Institute – United Kingdom – 2009
  • MIRM – Institute of Risk Management – United Kingdom – 2002

Work experience ( Customer Management, Operations, Insurance and Risk)

  • December 2017 to date – Deputy General Manager, Operations & Specified Officer at AIA Insurance Lanka PLC, Sri Lanka – Member of AIA Group Hong Kong
  • January 2014 – November 2017 – Assistant General Manager – Life Insurance Operations & Risk at AIA Insurance Lanka PLC, Sri Lanka – Member of AIA Group Hong Kong
  • June 2009 to January 2014 – Head – General Insurance Operations & Risk at AIA Insurance Lanka PLC – Member of AIA Group Hong Kong
  • June 2003 to June 2009 – GI Operations & Risk Manager at Aviva NDB Insurance PLC – Member of AVIVA Group UK
  • August 1999 to 2003 June – Manager – Risk Management at Eagle Insurance PLC – Member of Zurich Financial Services Switzerland
  • August 1998 to August 1999 – Management Trainee at CTC Eagle Insurance PLC – Member of British American Tobacco (BAT) Group UK

Trainings/Awards

  • ‘Living Operating Values’ quality award for successful Revival Campaign in 2017
  • AIA Operations Conferences in Thailand – 2016, 2017 Hong Kong – 2015, 2018 Philippines – 2014
  • Institute of Risk Management workshops – Keel University – UK– 2005, Manchester – UK – 2012
  • CITIP (British Computer Society) certificate – 2008
  • Aviva Group Business Risk workshop in Czech Republic in 2007
  • ‘Managing Directors Special Award’ for excellent performance – Aviva NDB Insurance – 2004
  • Risk Assessment Training course by Zurich Financial Services in Thailand – 2001 & 2003