Dumith Fernando

Chairman, Asia Securities (Pvt.) Ltd

Until February 2013, Dumith Fernando was Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer for Asia Pacific at Credit Suisse AG, based in Hong Kong. In his last role at Credit Suisse, he was responsible for corporate development and strategy, key account management, cross-divisional collaboration and operating oversight for the bank in the Asia-Pacific region. Prior to that, he held several investment banking roles in New York and Hong Kong at both J.P. Morgan Chase and Credit Suisse in corporate finance, mergers & acquisitions, private equity, corporate strategy and equities. Fernando received a BA in Physics and Economics from Middlebury College and an MBA from the Harvard Business School.