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CA Sri Lanka hosts 82nd SAFA Board Meeting, Heshana Kuruppu assumes Presidency

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The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (CA Sri Lanka), as a founding member of the South Asian Federation of Accountants (SAFA) hosted the 82nd SAFA Board Meeting at the Shangri-La Hotel, Colombo on 18th January 2024. The event brought together distinguished SAFA Board Members from SAARC countries and special invitees.

The highlight of the meeting was the induction of Heshana Kuruppu, President of CA Sri Lanka, as the new President of SAFA for the year 2024. Accompanying him in the new leadership role was  Ashfaq Yousuf Tola, Past President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan, who assumed the position of Vice President.

Heshana Kuruppu and Ashfaq Yousuf Tola officially took their positions as President and Vice President of SAFA, effective 01st January 2024, for a term of twelve months.  SAFA, a Network Partner of the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC), consists of 11 accountancy bodies in the South Asian region, including India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Maldives, and Afghanistan, while Bhutanhas was granted observer status.

SAFA boasts over 475,000 members affiliated with its member bodies across South Asia.  The 82nd SAFA Board Meeting marks a significant milestone in the organisation’s journey, paving the way for a new era under the dynamic leadership of Kuruppu and  Tola.

The SAFA Meetings concluded on 19 January after a series of Committee Meetings that was held at CA Sri Lanka’s Head Office in Colombo 7.

SAFA, with its Permanent Secretariat hosted by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India in New Delhi, plays a pivotal leadership role in guiding the accountancy profession in the region.

82nd SAFA Board Meeting commences with new President and Vice President.

82nd SAFA Board Meeting commences with new President and Vice President.

 

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