He has 27 years of work experience in the banking sector out of which 21 years was in the capacity of the CEO/Director of the DFCC Bank (PLC) and the Nations Trust Bank (PLC). Prior to this he has worked for 16 years as an Engineer and a Manager in the automobile manufacturing and steel industries in Sri Lanka, UK, USSR & USA. He has held the posts of, Chairman Ceylon Electricity Board, Chairman National Institute of Business Management, Chairman Association of Development Finance Institutions of Asia & Pacific- headquartered in Manila, Chairman SME Bank Ltd and Chairman St. Johns National Association of Sri Lanka.
He has served as a Director on the Boards of over 20 companies including BNP-Paribas South Asia Investment Company, HDF Securities (Pvt) Ltd, National Asset Management Ltd, Lanka Ventures (PLC), Commercial Bank of Ceylon, Sampath Bank, Union Bank as well as five state owned institutions.
He holds a Bachelor's Degree with Honors in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Ceylon, a Masters Degree in Industrial Engineering and Management from Purdue University USA as a Fulbright Scholar, a Postgraduate Certificate in Industrial Administration from Aston University Birmingham, Alumni of the Harvard Business School with its International Senior Management Program, Certificate in Financial Instruments from New York Institute of Finance and Capital Markets Development Program of International Law Institute in Washington DC. He is a Chartered Engineer of UK, a Fellow of the Institution of Engineers Sri Lanka, a Member of the Institute of Personnel Management and a Fellow of the Institute of Bankers Sri Lanka.
He is currently the Chairman of Capital TRUST Securities (Pvt) Ltd, Capital TRUST Financial (Pvt.) Ltd, Capital TRUST Corporate Solutions (Pvt) Ltd, Capital TRUST Wealth Management (Pvt) Ltd. He is also a Director of the Colombo Stock Exchange and an Independent Director of Dialog Axiata (PLC).
Tushan Wickramasinghe is the Chairman / CEO of Capital TRUST Group of Companies.
Mr. Wickramasinghe is the Chairman of Capital TRUST Holdings Limited and Director of several other companies of the group. He is also the Managing Director / CEO of Capital TRUST Securities (Pvt) Ltd since 2003. He has been credited for arranging many of the strategic transactions in the Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) and developing one of Sri Lanka's leading equity broking firm with the largest local client base serviced through six branches. He was the live wire in making Capital TRUST Securities being ranked number one in the CSE in terms of Transaction Turnover, Brokerage Turnover and Trades in 2010 and in financial year 2010/2011 when the CSE recorded its highest turnover.
He was the Chairman of Industrial Asphalts PLC and a Director of Lanka ORIX Leasing Co. PLC, Peoples Merchant Finance PLC and E-channeling PLC. He is the Proprietor of Shakthi Institute, an educational institute with over 10,000 registered students. He holds a Master of Business Administration from the Edith Cowan University in Australia.
Methmal Senavirathne currently holds the position of Director/ Chief Financial Officer of Capital TRUST Securities (Pvt) Ltd. In addition, he also serves as the Director/CEO of Capital TRUST Credit (Pvt) Ltd, a Margin Provider licensed by the Securities and Exchange Commission of Sri Lanka and an Executive Director of Capital TRUST Wealth Management (Pvt) Ltd, an Asset Manager licensed by the Securities and Exchange Commission of Sri Lanka. Further, he has been carrying out duties as the Chief Financial Officer of the Capital TRUST Group of companies since September 2009.
Before joining Capital TRUST Group, he was employed at Amba Research Lanka (Pvt) Ltd for a period of over Four years, where he acquired a wealth of knowledge in Global Financial Markets by providing offshore research and analytics services to some of the leading global Investment Banks.
Prior to that he was attached to Courtaulds Clothing Lanka (Pvt) Ltd, a Joint Venture between MAS Holdings (Pvt) Ltd and Courtaulds, UK. He held several positions during his Seven year tenure at Courtaulds where he involved in Management Accounting, Internal Controls and Project Management. Overall he counts for over 20 years of experience in the fields of Accounting, Management and Finance.
Mr.Methmal Senavirathne is a Fellow Member of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) UK and a Fellow Member of Chartered Management Accountants (CIMA) UK. He holds Master of Business Administration from the University of Southern Queensland, Australia.