Kumudu Dias is the Vice President - Finance & Control of Nestlé Lanka PLC, effective 1 November 2021.
Kumudu is an Associate Member of CIMA (ACMA, CGMA), a passed finalist of CIM and holds a MBA from the Postgraduate Institute of Management, University of Sri Jayewardenepura
Her career at Nestlé spans over 20 years. She joined Nestlé in 1999 as an Accountant and subsequently took on more responsibilities within the Management Accounting Department, to become the Head of Management Accounting in 2004. In 2013 she completed a mission assignment in Nestlé South Korea, during which her diligence contributed to the successful creation of a Joint Venture between Nestlé and Lotte.
She moved to Nestlé Philippines in 2018 as the Head of Internal Control Competence Center (ICCC) Asia Oceania, where she delivered tangible results in end-to-end process control and internal control improvements whilst creating positive engagement with diverse stakeholders.
At Nestlé Lanka, Kumudu provides overall leadership to the Finance and Control, and the Information Services and Information Technology functions, supporting cross-functional teams to deliver business results for the company.