Dharshana De Silva, President of the Institute of Internal Auditors – Sri Lanka and the Group Internal Auditor of Prima Group, was elected as Honorary Secretary to the Asian Confederation of Institute of Internal Auditors (ACIIA) for 2012, at the recently concluded AGM held in Seoul, South Korea.
He is the first Sri Lankan and only the second South Asian to get elected to the EXCO which comprises of President, Deputy President, Honorary Secretary and Treasurer. He is also the youngest-elected Exco Member to date of ACIIA.
ACIIA serves as the only Asia and Pacific body for Internal auditors, serving 18 countries in the region. Mr. De Silva has been actively involved with ACIIA since 2008, and was instrumental in getting IIA Sri Lanka as a Full Member of ACIIA in 2009.