The London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) announced the appointment of Dee Liyanwela as the Head of LSEG Technology Sri Lanka, in addition to his role as Group Head of Shared Service Centers.
LSEG Technology, formerly known as MillenniumIT, develops and operates high performance technology solutions, including trading, market surveillance and post-trade systems for over 40 organizations and exchanges around the world, including the Group’s own markets.
Liyanwela joined LSEG in 2013 and has been pivotal in implementing the Group’s off- shoring and near-shoring strategies.
He was previously an Execu- tive Director of LCH, a leading global clearing house and was responsible for Listed Deriva- tives, Equities and Fixed Income Technology. Liyanwela brings over 20 years of experience in building technology platforms, managing various technology functions and delivering ser- vices via global delivery centers.
Dee Liyanwela said, “I’m very happy to see the success and the growth of LSEG in Sri Lanka, and I am proud to have played a part of that growth. LSEG Technology, formerly MillenniumIT, has been instrumental in this journey. The technology and work ethic of our organization has enabled us to enjoy great success while con- tinuing to shape the landscape of the global financial technology industry. As a dynamic, product driven organization, we are geared to reach greater heights in the global Fintech space.”