This speech was delivered by our Chief Officer of Process Development, Mr. Raja Senanayake at an event organised by CA Sri Lanka on the 2nd April 2019. The event was titled, Integrated Reporting: Moving Beyond the Basics.
Invited to speak at the third annual MENA Roadshow (2018) in Dubai, Dr. Vijith Kannangara, Chairman of Smart Media The Annual Report Company, explained how integrated reporting revolutionises shareholder engagement. It was a rallying call to investor relations professionals in the MENA region.
Integrated Reporting is changing the trajectory of corporate reporting across the world. From South Africa to Japan and across Europe, Integrated Reporting has been adopted by a multiplicity of corporates.
What is the actual value of a business entity? When you’ve been in the annual report business for over two decades this is a question you grapple with every day.