Our Team as an Equity Firm

Equity Market Research Team

Candor’s award winning equity market research outfit which won two commendation awards at the “CFA Capital Market Awards” – 2014/15, not only specializes in fundamental research but also in depth analysis on the technical front, covering the economy, listed sectors and individual companies.

Pasindu Perera
Pasindu Perera
Head of Research

Pasindu Perera is the Head of Research with over 12 years experience, primarily in capital markets, working for Asha Phillip Securities Ltd, Pan Asia Banking Corporation PLC, Seylan Merchant Bank PLC and Hatton National Bank PLC ,specializing equity research, corporate finance & investment banking.

Senior Lecturer in Banking & Finance for University of London B.Sc international programs, Advance Financial Management (P4) for ACCA (UK). He Holds a B Sc. Human Resource Management (Special) from University of Sri Jayawardanapura, Associate Member of Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (UK) & Associate Member of Certified Management Accountants (SL).

Usama Jiffry
Usama Jiffry
Assistant Manager Research

Usama Jiffry, acts in the capacity of Manager Research and is in his fourth year with Candor. Usama is an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) UK. His experience encompasses over 5 years of “big four” financial advisory experience, having been with KPMG in Sri Lanka in the Financial Advisory division.  Usama is also a part time lecturer specializing in Risk and Control strategy at the CIMA strategic level. He is also a CFA level 3 candidate.

Mr. Shadhir Jannath
Mr. Shadhir Jannath
Assistant Manager Technical Analysis

Shadhir is a specialist in Technical analysis and provides technical outlook and trading strategies for the fundamental counters identified by the research team. Prior to joining Candor Equities Ltd he worked for Bartleet Finance PLC where he was involved in establishing Margin Trading operations. He is a CIMA(UK) finalist and accounts for over 6 years of capital market experience

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