Sunil G. Wijesinha - Chairman
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.
Ranjith Samaranayake - Director
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 - Director
Mr. Prasantha Lal De Alwis joined the Softlogic Board as a Non-Executive Director in 2011. He obtained his LL.B (Bachelor of Law) and LL.M (Masters in Law) from the University of Colombo and was enrolled as an Attorney-at-Law in 1983. He started his career as a State Counsel at the Attorney General’s Department of Sri Lanka in 1983 and had served in that capacity until 1990. He subsequently joined the private bar and since then practised in both Appellate and Trial courts, specialised in Criminal and Family Law. He was appointed as a President’s Counsel in 2012. He is a visiting Lecturer at Faculty of Law, University of Colombo, and a member of the Board of Management of the Lakshman Kadiragamar Institute for International Relations and Strategic Studies.
Mr. De Alwis was a Director of Sampath Bank from 2002 to 2011 and was Chairman of its Human Resources, Remuneration and Risk Management Committees. He presently serves as the Director, Sampath Leasing and Factoring Ltd. He is an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) U.K. and is presently the Honorary Legal Advisor of this Institute and the Ayurveda Doctors (Gampaha Wickremarachchi) Association of Sri Lanka. He was a founder member of the Consumer Affairs Authority of Sri Lanka in 2002. He was appointed as the Honorary Consul for Seychelles in Sri Lanka by the President of the Republic of Seychelles in October 2013.
Seedantha Kulatilake - Director
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.
H. B Keerthirathna - Risk And Compliance Officer
Mr. H. B Keerthirathna presently serves as the Risk and Compliance officer of SC Securities Pvt Ltd. which is a fully owned subsidiary of Sampath Bank PLC. He holds a BSc degree in Commerce (Accountancy Special -First Class) and Master of Business Administration from the University of Colombo. Mr Keerthirathna is also a certified Business Accountant and an Associate of the Institute of Bankers of Sri Lanka.
He has followed a leadership development program at the Harvard University in Boston, United States. Prior to his appointment at SC Securities Pvt Ltd he served Sampath Bank PLC for 29 years and retired as Assistant General Manager Finance and Planning.