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  • Kandasamy Thavaruban
Kandasamy Thavaruban, Associate Director - Audit and Assurance

Kandasamy Thavaruban

Associate Director - Audit and Assurance

Tel: +94-11-2421878-79-70

Mobile: +94-77-8651004

Fax: +94-11-2336064



Thavaruban is an Associate Director in the Audit and Assurance division of our firm. He counts over 15 years of professional experience in the field of accounting, auditing and IFRS related advisory services. He received his training at Ernst & Young [EY], Sri Lanka during the period from 2005 to 2011. This includes 15 months of secondment with EY offices in Republic of Maldives and Kingdom of Cambodia.

Prior to joining BDO Partners, Thavaruban served at EY, Sri Lanka for about 6 years from 2015 to 2020, where he specialised in providing assurance services as Senior Manager. He also served as Audit Manager at MGI Menon & Associates, CPA Singapore for 3 ½ years from 2011 to 2015. Thavaruban is a fellow member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka and he also holds a Bachelor of Science degree in finance from the University of Sri Jayewardenepura [USJP].

His expertise includes in auditing of private and listed entities and MNCs in wide spectrum of industries such as Oil and Gas (Trading), Manufacturing, Real Estate & Construction, Diversified Holdings, Apparel, Health care, Shipping and Freight Forwarding, Airline, Airline catering, IT and Software development, Trading, Not for Profit, Leisure and Insurance.

At CA Sri Lanka, Thavaruban has served as a member of the Student Enrollment and Counselling Committee in 2018-2019. He also served as a shadow coordinator and member of Annual Report marking team for three years. Thavaruban is serving as a resource person at training sessions on SLFRS for SMEs and SLFRS/ LKAS.


Areas of Expertise

  • Statutory audit
  • Training and development
  • Special purpose audit and assurance related services
  • IFRS advisory and support services


Qualifications and Certifications

  • FCA
  • FCMA
  • BSc Finance (Spl) (USJP)