Mr. Vajira Wijegunawardane is the Director General of the Securities and Exchange Commission of Sri Lanka (SEC). Prior to assuming responsibilities as Director General in 2015, he led SEC’s Capital Market Development directorate for eight years. Mr. Vajira holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management and Administration from the University of Reading, UK, and a Master of Financial Economics from the University of Colombo, Sri Lanka. He also holds the International Capital Markets qualification from the Chartered Institute of Securities and Investment, UK.