Product Head - Macroeconomic and Thematic Research
Chayu is currently a Product Head at Frontier Research and works primarily with the Economics team. He plays a leading role in helping Frontier understand the Covid-19 pandemic and other black swan risks, and tying those into the macroeconomic stories of the country and takes a role in in the development of Frontier's views on interest rates and the LKR and takes a key role in the presentation of content to Frontier's clients. He also leads work surrounding consumer demand and sales patterns in Sri Lanka along with the impact of global markets on the Sri Lankan economy.
He has been featured on LMD's 'Benchmark' business programme and Channel Eye's 'Business Today' programme on specific economic trends and global impacts on Sri Lanka.
Chayu also acts as an Executive Director for DaddysLanka (Pvt) Ltd, a family-run institute working in the field of special needs and mental health care.
All Media Appearances
Sri Lanka's electricity grid
Our Associate, Chayu Damsinghe, talks about Sri Lanka's electricity grid, the strengths associated with our energy infrastructure, and the costs associated with keeping the country's lights on.
Economic Growth in SL: A Closer look at Provincial Performance
How has Sri Lanka's economic growth affected the country's provinces? To dive into answering this question here's our Associate, Chayu Damsinghe, taking a closer look at how different economic indicators tie into the stories of different provinces.