Chief Executive Officer
Appointed as the Deputy Chief Executive Officer on 15th June 2022 and promoted as Chief Executive Officer from 9th January 2023.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
He is a seasoned financial sector professional with a sound academic foundation and brings with him over 20 years of diversified expertise in financial, leasing, corporate finance, and investment management areas locally and internationally. He has extensive experience in financial reporting, taxation, structuring capital market transactions and analytics. He also has years of experience in designing internal controls, legal, compliance & financial risk management and is specialized in analyzing, identifying, and translating business needs into executable strategies through bespoke service delivery. Additionally, during his tenure at SANASA Development Bank, he has spearheaded and implemented Sri Lanka’s first rights issue through a digital platform.
He holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from University of Southern Queensland, Australia, and is a Fellow Member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (ICASL), Member of Institute of Certified Management Accountants of Sri Lanka (CMASL), Member of Association of Accounting Technicians of Sri Lanka (AAT) and a Finalist of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants of UK (CIMA).
Former Appointments :
He was the Chief Financial Officer at SANASA Development Bank PLC prior to joining PMF Finance PLC, and has also worked at Lanka Financial Services for Underserved Settlements as Chief Financial Officer, Ali Al Aufy Group of Companies as Finance Controller, Lisvin Investments Ltd., Assetline Leasing Co. Ltd., Lanka Tech Computers and Jayaweera & Company (CharteredAccountants).