Capital TRUST Wealth Management (Pvt) Ltd.
Capital Trust Wealth Management (Pvt) Ltd was established to provide bespoke wealth management solutions to clients tailored to meet their specific investment objectives and risk appetite under the exclusive brand name ‘The Private Office’.
Combining decades of local and international wealth management track record and experiences, our investment professionals adopt an active investment strategy aimed to achieve capital growth and wealth creation over a defined investment time horizon. Active management of investments allow greater opportunity for generating positive returns and minimizing risks through diversification while also taking advantage of market volatility.
Our professionals seek attractive investment opportunities in listed equities, corporate debt and government securities when structuring an investment solution designed to meet a client’s specific investment goals in a highly dynamic market environment. Our investment process is rigorous and is underpinned by robust research with investment strategy based on both quantitative and qualitative factors that are targeted to produce an optimal portfolio designed to generate above market performance. Our main goal is to provide sustainable returns to clients over the longer term by adopting a multi-asset class approach that can generate strong value by diversifying across asset classes and styles to maximise returns during market upturns while minimizing risks during periods of market turbulence.
Board of Directors
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’s visionary 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 several office buildings, apartments, houses and lands 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 in Ordinary 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 specializing in 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 a Director of Lanka ORIX Leasing Co. PLC (2001 to 2009), People’s Merchant Finance PLC(2012 to 2015), and E channeling 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.
Director / Chief Executive Officer
Lesley possess over 20 years’ experience in investment management covering both emerging and developed markets. He has served in the capacity of Head of investments and Senior Fund Manager for several international bulge bracket organisations. He served as Director, Multi Asset Class Solutions for Credit Suisse as well as Director, Asset Management and Senior Fund Manager for NDBIB where he also served in the capacity of Director, Head of Equities Trading for the group. He has also handled several multi-billion-dollar M & A and private equity transactions and has been a regular commentator on the capital markets. Leslie holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Southern Queensland, Australia and is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, UK, Member of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia (FINSIA), and Member of the Australasian Institute of Banking & Finance, Australia.
Director / Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Senavirathne is the Chief Financial Officer of Capital TRUST Group of companies and Director of Capital Trust Securities (Pvt) Ltd. Mr. Senavirathne is a Fellow of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) UK, Fellow of Chartered Management Accountants (CIMA) UK and holds a MBA from the University of Southern Queensland, Australia.
Prior to joining Capital TRUST, he was employed at Amba Research, where he acquired a wealth of knowledge in Global Financial Markets. Prior to that he was attached to Courtaulds Clothing, a Joint Partner of MAS Holdings.
He counts for over 20 years of experience in the fields of Accounting and Finance.
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.