2018 HLB Asia Pacific Conference in Colombo, Sri Lanka
13 August 2018
COLOMBO – HLB’s recent 2018 Asia Pacific conference in Colombo, Sri Lanka was attended by 60 delegates from 20 HLB network countries. The conference was hosted by HLB’s local member firm Nihal Hettiarachchi & Company.
The theme of the conference “Excellence through Unity”, brought together 11 distinguished guest speakers, from government officials to client representatives, including keynote speaker Eran Wickramaratne, State Minister of Finance and Mass Media.
HLB Indian Sub-continental and HLB Greater China Meetings were held in conjunction with the Asia Pacific conference.
Dinuk Hettiarachchi, Managing Partner of Nihal Hettiarachchi & Company said: “It was a pleasure to host the HLB delegates in Sri Lanka which gave us an opportunity to showcase our beautiful island and to promote Sri Lanka as a regional business hub to international corporations who intend to carry out business in this region. Further, the close relationships established during the conference will certainly go a long way to enhance the referral business between the HLB member firms.”
HLB holds a number of regional conferences each year, which are an opportunity for HLB professionals to network together. Close, personal relationships between HLB members contribute to making HLB a personalised and cohesive network, allowing for the smooth running of clients’ business across borders.
HLB International is a global network of independent professional accounting firms and business advisers. Formed in 1969, we service clients through our member firms in 159 countries, with 32,839 partners and staff in 968 offices worldwide.
Learn more about us and tell us what matters to you by visiting www.hlb.global
HLB refers to the HLB International network and/or one or more of its member firms, each of which is a separate legal entity. Please see www.hlb.global/legal for further details.
© 2021 HLB International limited. All rights reserved.
Get in touch
Whatever your question our global team will point you in the right directionStart the conversation
Sign up for HLB insights newsletters
Many businesses don’t know how to begin their journey to net-zero
LONDON – As the UN’s Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) gets underway, HLB has published its 2021 Sustainability report, “Is your strategy sustainable?”
90% of IT professionals believe cybersecurity threats will grow rapidly as organisations adopt hybrid work models
LONDON – HLB has published it’s 2021 cyberseccurity report “Threat or opportunity: Addressing the cyber-risk landscape in the age of hybrid working”.