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Malindu Udawatta

B.Sc Accounting Special (Hons) (USJP), ACCA (Affiliate), Completed all three levels of CFA

Lecturing Expertise

  • Financial Reporting & Analysis

Academic & Professional Qualifications

Malindu is an Affiliate of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants of UK (ACCA) and completed all three levels of  Chartered Financial Analyst Program (CFA). He has a First Class Honors in B.Sc Accounting Special Degree from the University of Sri Jayewardenepura.

Lecture Profile

Malindu has a passion for creating stimulating and interactive learning environments to facilitate intelligible content delivery. He possesses hands-on experience with subject matter working for a leading investment bank in Sri Lanka.  Currently he is a visiting lecturer in Financial Reporting & Analysis related subjects for CFA (USA), ACCA (UK) and CIMA (UK) at Icon Business School.

Dexterity in developing student-centered, congenial learning techniques, development of interactive learning material and providing continuous student support are some of his key competencies.

Achievements

Malindu’s achievements in ACCA include three Sri Lankan subject prizes and recognition as Sri Lanka’s most outstanding ACCA Affiliate. He has also excelled in his academic studies by securing a First Class Honors in B.Sc Accounting Special Degree from the University of Sri Jayewardenepura and was ranked as the batch top in the Degree Program. He was also awarded the prestigious Prof. Y. A. D. S. Samaratunga and B. R. de Silva Memorial Gold Medal for best performance in the Degree Program. Malindu’s passion for lecturing is further highlighted by recognition by United Nations Development Programme as the youngest of the top fourteen volunteers of Sri Lanka for his outstanding volunteer work as a lecturer for underprivileged children in conflict-affected areas.

Corporate Profile

Malindu is currently an Assistant Manager at NDB Investment Bank and functions as a lead team member for numerous capital market transactions ranging from private placements on the Colombo Stock Exchange, corporate valuations, balance sheet/corporate restructuring, project financing, syndicated loans and M&A. Malindu commenced his career at KPMG Sri Lanka, where he was primarily engaged in assurance engagements of financial services providers.

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