About the Company
Capital TRUST Holdings Limited has received the ‘Asia’s Greatest Brands 2018’ Award in the ‘Diversified’ category,
Tushan Wickramasinghe, Chairman/CEO, Capital TRUST Holdings Limited has received the ‘Asia’s Greatest Leaders 2018’ Award at Asian Business & Social Forum 2019 & 3rd Edition – Asia’s Greatest Brands & Leaders 2018 in Singapore in January 2019.
With the correct leadership and high professionalism displayed by the entire team, the company is constantly looking at newer avenues of development and has thus far proved to be one of the most sought after stock broking companies in the country. It is recognised not only for its expertise, but also for its integrity, high ethics, transparency, accountability and TRUST built up amongst investors. These are values that encompass corporate greatness.
Board of Directors
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Tushan is the Chairman of Capital TRUST Holdings Limited,entering into financial services industry in 1991, through Capital TRUST Securities (Pvt) Ltd. Today, Capital TRUST group spans 35 subsidiaries in diverse business interests including property development, real estate solutions, education, Information Technology, Margin Trading, investment advisory, wealth management, packaging and investments.
He is the Managing Director of Capital TRUST Securities (Pvt) Ltd, the leading stock brokering firm in terms of local brokerage from 2003 to 2014 and at present. He has been credited with arranging many of the strategic transactions in the Colombo Stock Exchange(CSE) and developing one of Sri Lanka’s leading stock broking firms with the largest local client base serviced through six branches.
With Tushan’svisionary guidance Capital TRUST Residencies (Pvt) Ltd., though a new entrant to the sector of property development, has won many awards at the Asia Property Summits including Best Boutique Developer (Sri Lanka) 2018, Best Mid End Condo Development (Sri Lanka) 2018, Best Affordable Condo (Sri Lanka) 2018, Best Condo Development (Sri Lanka) 2017 and Best Residential Interior Design (Sri Lanka) 2017.
He has been instrumental in steering Capital TRUST Properties (Pvt) Ltd, becoming a fully-fledged real estate solution provider with its own portfolio of properties comprising of severaloffice buildings, apartments, houses andlands as well as a presence in the property brokering.
Tushan, as the Founder Director had the foresight in 1996 to establish Shakthi Institute of Education (Pvt) Ltd, the leader in English medium education inOrdinary Level and Advanced Level, examinations with over 16,000 students.
In the space of IT sector, Tushan through Capital TRUST Information Technologies (Pvt) Ltd,has given impetus to software development specialisingin ERP systems based on industry leading Odoo platform.
He is the Chairman of ALFT Packaging Co. (Pvt) Ltd, one of the largest flexible packaging companies in Sri Lanka. Previously he was Chairman of Industrial Asphalts PLC., and a Director of Lanka ORIX Leasing Co. PLC (2001 to 2009), People’s Merchant Finance PLC(2012 to 2015), and Echanneling PLC.
Tushan received the ‘Asia’s Greatest Leaders 2018’ Award at Asia’s Greatest Brands & Leaders 2018 award ceremony in Singapore in April 2019. He holds a Master of Business Administration from the Edith Cowan University in Australia.
Mrs. Wickramasinghe is a Director of Capital TRUST Holdings Limited and most of its subsidiaries. She Heads the Real Estate cluster of the group.
She initially worked at DFCC Bank and Maersk Lanka. Thereafter she was the founder Director / Head of Corporate Training at Skills Lanka Limited, where she was instrumental in securing training for employees of a number of large companies and organizations in Sri Lanka.
Having studied in Nigeria, Australia and Hong Kong throughout her academic career, she brings in a new perspective to doing business in Sri Lanka.
She has obtained a BBA and a MBA from Edith Cowan University, Perth, Australia.
Mr. DeSilva is a Director of Capital TRUST Holdings Limited. Previously he was the Chief Operating Officer of the same company. He has held senior leadership roles in several organizations in Sri Lanka and overseas, Executive Director of Neelan Tiruchelvam Trust, Director of Peoples Merchant Bank PLC, Head of Capital Markets & Research at Union Bank of Colombo PLC and Director/Chief Executive Officer of I-RON Holdings (Pvt) Ltd of Western Australia.
He has over 25 years of diverse experience in the spheres of Investment Banking, Financial & Economic Research, Information Technology, Management Consultancy, Educational Services, Psychology, Holistic Wellness, and Counseling & Coaching. He has worked with diverse groups of people in several countries including Sri Lanka, Australia, Singapore and United Arab Emirates.
He holds a MSc in Applied Psychology (University of Coventry, UK), a MA in Buddhist Studies (University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka), is a Certified Master Practitioner of Neuro Linguistics Programming (Society of NLP, USA), a Master Practitioner of BAZI (Mastery Academy of Chinese Metaphysics, Malaysia) and Master Practitioner of Feng Shui (Lillian Too Institute of Feng shui, Malaysia)..