SC Securities is a licensed member of the Colombo Stock Exchange operating in Sri Lanka’s Capital markets. First established in 1992 under the name of CDIC Cumberbatch with only three efficient staff members, we are one of the 15 founding members of the Colombo Stock Exchange. Since then we have grown significantly and continue to serve our customers with effective financial planning strategies. In 2001 we joined the Chinkara Group of Companies as Sampath Chinkara. Today we are a fully owned subsidiary of Sampath Bank, recognized as the best commercial bank in Sri Lanka by the World Finance Banking Awards.
To be the most preferred Stock Broking Firm in the Sri Lankan Market.
Our mission is to provide both local and foreign investors with excellent cutting edge financial planning strategies leading to strong, stable and secure investments, which will enable their success in Sri Lanka’s capital markets.
The strength of our team is founded on the collective expertise of our management, investment advisors and executives who bring with them over 15 years of experience in Sri Lanka’s capital markets and finance.
Sunil G. Wijesinha
Mr. Wijesinha is a Chartered Engineer and Chartered management accountant who holds a master’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Kotte. With over 40 years of experiences in the fields of commerce and financial services, Mr. Wijesinha has served as chairman on the board of many leading companies in Sri Lanka. He is currently a Chairman at United Motors Lanka Ltd., a Chairman at Watawala Plantations Plc, an Associate Member at The Institution of Engineers Sri Lanka, a Chairman at Hatton Plantations PLC., a Chairman at Orient Motor Co. Ltd., a Chairman at Unimo Enterprises Ltd., a Managing Director & Director at BizEx Consulting Pvt Ltd., a Member at Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (Sri Lanka), a Member at Institute of Certified Professional Managers, a Member at Institute of Management Services, a Member at Labour Law Reforms Committee, a Member of National Administrative Reforms Council, a Member at The Productivity Association of Sri Lanka, a Member-Presidential Task Force of National Productivity Secretariat and a Non-Executive Chairman at R I L Property Plc to SC Securities. Mr. Wijesinha has a keen interest in Japanese management techniques, several of which he has initiated in Sri Lanka.
The Group Chief Coordinating Officer of Sampath Bank at present, an Executive Director of Sampath Centre Limited, a Non Executive Director of SC Securities Ltd and a Non Executive Chairman of Sampath Information Technology Solutions Ltd. Possessing a Bachelor of Commerce (Accountancy Special) Degree from the University of Peradeniya and having 28 years. of Senior Management experience at Commercial Bank of Ceylon Ltd. He retired as Senior Deputy General Manager (Finance & Planning). Mr Samaranayake is a former Group Finance Director of Sampath Bank PLC.
Prasantha Lal de Alwis
Holding an LL.B and LL.M from the University of Colombo, Mr. de Alwis began his career at the Attorney General’s Department. He is a Director of Softlogic Holdings PLC, Siyapatha Financial PLC, Alethea Group of Schools and Coral Sands Hotels Ltd. In addition to this he is a corporate trainer and also a visiting lecturer of the faculty of Law at the University Colombo and the Kotalawala Defence University.
Mr. Kulatilake has an MBA from AIB Australia where he specialized in marketing management. He has over 20 years of experience in the Securities Industry both in Sri Lanka and overseas, with over 10 years of experience in mutual fund valuations. Before migrating to Canada, he worked for two leading stock broking companies in Sri Lanka. In Canada he held a management position in the wealth management division of TD Bank. He is also professional member of the Canadian Institute of Marketing.
- Roshantha S. Fernando, CEO
Mr Fernando is an industry expert with over twenty years of experience in Capital Markets and Financial Services. A graduate of the University of Sri Jayawardenapura and a skillful athlete he has used this discipline and sportsmanship to cultivate strong relationships based on trust with the board, regulators, employees and clients. During his 16 years of service to SC he boasts of many acquisitions and mergers and large scale deals. His ethical trading practices and ability to foresee both macro and micro economic trends have resulted in financial growth even in depressed market conditions. As CEO, Mr Fernando not only oversees the daily operations at SC but also spearheads the entire sales force motivating them to perform at their highest level. In addition to these he continues to manage portfolios and coordinate strategic planning for clients.
- Mr.Ruwan Wanniyarachi (CFO)
Currently heads the Finance & Compliance of the Company. Ruwan has over 10 years experience in the field of Accounting, Auditing and Finance. Prior to joining SC Securities, he worked at Ernst & Young Sri Lanka as a Manager Assurance and specialized in the Banking and Finance sector. He possesses a B.Sc. Finance (Sp) degree from the University of Sri Jayawardenapura.
- L A Jayasinghe – Asst. Mgr Institutional Sales(14 Years) – Registered Investment Advisor ( BSc (Chem) Hons)
- Raveendra Mallawarachchi – Senior Investment Advisor (10 Years) – Registered Investment Advisor (B.Sc. Finance(Sp) / ICASL / MBA in Finance)
- S.A.T.I.Jayarathna – Investment Advisor(9 Years) – Registerd Investment Advisor
- R.Prabath Jayarathna – Investment Advisor(10 Years) – Registered Investment Advisor (CCM-RIA/ B.com(special))
- K.Kalani Prasanga – Research Assistant (B.Sc. Finance (Special) / CIMA Passed Finalist)
- Harsha Hettiarachchi – Investment Advisor(6 Years) – Registered Investment Advisor (B.B.Mgt (Marketing) Special
Passed Intermediate Level (ICASL))
- Ms.Chalalochana Yapa – Investment Advisor(12 Years) – Registered Investment Advisor (Bachelor of Arts (History) HONS )
- Mr.Godigamuwa – Investment Advisor(9 Years) – Registered Investment Advisor
- Ms.Mayuri Jayasuriya (HR Admin)
- Ms.Mihirani Rathnayake (Compliance Officer)
- Ms.Sujeewa Perera (Asst.Accountant)
- Ms.Tharangi Balasuriya (Account Executive)
- Mr.Prabakaran Nadaraja (Manager IT)
- Mr.Priyal Pinnawala (Documentation Officer)
- Mr.Lakshan Rodrigo (Accounts Clerk)
Incorporated on the 10th of March 1986 and listed with the Colombo Stock Exchange, Sampath Bank is a Public Limited Liability Company. As a licensed commercial bank since 1988 Sampath Bank is supervised by the Central Bank of Sri Lanka. Sampath Bank has been recognized as the best retail and commercial bank in Sri Lanka for the 5th Consecutive year, by the prestigious World Finance Banking Awards.
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