Board of Directors

Moksevi Prelis

Mr. Prelis counts over 27 years of experience in the banking sector, of which 21 years was in the capacity of CEO/Director of the DFCC Bank (PLC) and the Nations Trust Bank (PLC).

Prior to this he spent 16 years as an Engineer and a Manager in the automobile manufacturing and steel industries in Sri Lanka, UK, Russia and 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, a Certificate in Financial Instruments from New York Institute of Finance and Capital Markets Development Program of the International Law Institute in Washington DC. He is an Alumni of the Harvard Business School with its International Senior Management Program,

Mr. Prelis 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
MBA (ECU, Aus)

Mr. Wickramasinghe is the Chairman / CEO of Capital TRUST Holdings Limited and a Director of most companies in the group. He has been credited for arranging many of the strategic transactions in the Colombo Stock Exchange and under his leadership the company has achieved many significant milestones.

He was the Chairman of Industrial Asphalts PLC and was 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 MBA from the Edith Cowan University, Australia.

Methmal Senavirathne Director/ Chief Financial Officer

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. He is also 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 worked 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 was involved in management accounting, internal controls and project management. Overall he counts over 20 years of experience in the fields of accounting, management and finance.

Mr. Senavirathne is a Fellow Member of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) UK and a Fellow Member of Chartered Management Accountants (CIMA) UK. He holds a Master of Business Administration from the University of Southern Queensland, Australia.

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