Showing posts from May, 2014

MTI Signs Associate Agreement in Nigeria

Having recently completed two projects in Nigeria in tea and hair care product, MTI Consulting has appointed Poise Media Communications Ltd as an Associate in Nigeria.  Poise Media Communications Ltd is the most popular advertising agency online in Nigeria as rated by They meet 99.99% of their clients online. They specialize in Corporate / Brand Identity, Customer Identification and Segmentation, Brand Extension Strategies, Market Research, Post Launch Research, Experiential / Social Marketing etc. They operate in Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya and UAE. Nigeria and Sri Lanka have signed Memoranda of Understanding (MOU) in different sectors of their economies last year during CHOGM. The MOUs specifically cover agriculture and allied Industries, petroleum, power, trade and investment, finance, culture, education, infrastructure, mining, aviation and maritime cooperation. They were signed by Nigeria’s Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Professor Viola Onwuliri and the Sri Lankan …

HNB CEO's Comment misinterpreted at MTI Banking Forum

According to MTI CEO Hilmy Cader who personally moderated the panel discussion at the MTI Banking Forum on 29th April, the comment made by HNB CEO Jonathan has been grossly misinterpreted. "When Jonathan said  "Don’t Merge" what he meant was not to merge the organizational structures after a bank takes over a finance company.  Neither he nor any of the other 7 panelists even imply that the consolidation should not go through.  In fact, the HNB CEO gave specific examples of how to merge specific functions upon merger, giving specific examples of functions that are the relatively core competencies of the Banks and the NBFI respectively" said MTI CEO Hilmy Cader.

MTI Banking Forum Panel Disussion

MTI Forum on Banking Sector Consolidation

MTI Consulting’s Banking Forum will be held on 29th April at JAIC Hilton. MTI Banking forum would focus on financial services sector consolidation and how to ensure effective integration and synergies. MTI Banking Forum will comprise of two presentations and two panel discussions.Mr. Nivard Cabraal, Governor of Central Bank of Sri Lanka will be the Chief Guest and shall deliver the keynote address. The main presentation and the moderation for the panel discussions will be by Hilmy Cader, CEO of MTI Consulting. The presentations will be followed by two panel discussions, comprising Director / CEO, Union Bank of Colombo PLC, Anil Amarasuriya, MD, Sampath Bank PLC, Aravinda Perera, CEO, DFCC Bank, Arjun Fernando, Assistant Governor, Central Bank of Sri Lanka, C.J.P. Siriwardana, MD / CEO, Hatton National Bank, Jonathan Alles, Chairman, Colombo Stock exchange, Krishan Balendra, Chairman, The Finance Company PLC, Preethi Jayawardena and CEO, National Development Bank PLC, Rajendra Theagaraja…