Executive Management

Mr. Duminda Weerasekare – Chief Executive Officer

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With an expansive knowledge and skill experience garnered over three decades, he holds the distinction of being a Fellow of both the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka and Chartered Institute of Management Accountants of UK. He has functioned in directorial, CEO and COO positions in a number of leading corporate institutions.

His work experience ranges from negotiating and sourcing funding from international funding organizations and agencies to introducing pioneering funding sources into the country to being commissioned by international agencies to develop strategic plans for development in various financial strata and sectors.

A recipient of a Fellowship by the Netherlands Development Bank, he is a visiting resource person for the Industrial & Business Management Post-Graduate Programme conducted by the University of Kelaniya.

Mr. Rohitha Bandusena – Deputy General Manager – Credit & Risk Management

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Mr. Bandusena who counts over 15 years of experience in Finance, Operations, Treasury, Credit and Risk Management, holds a BSc (Hons) (Business Administration) special degree from the University of Sri Jayawardenapura.Among the positions he has held are Senior Manager – Finance at Nations Leasing (Nations Trust Bank PLC), Assistant General Manager – Treasury and Operations at LB Finance PLC.

Prior to joining Ideal Finance Limited at the inception in April 2012 he served in the position of Head of Credit and Risk Management at Sampath Leasing and Factoring Limited.

Mr. Gaman Kithsiri – Assistant General Manager – ICT

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Prior to taking up the Head of ICT position at IFL, Mr. Kithsiri held the position of Head of ICT in the capacity of Assistant General Manager grade at New World Securities (Pvt) Limited. He has rendered his service and expertise to NWS Financial Services (Pvt) Ltd & NWS Management (Pvt) Ltd. Counting over 17 years of experience in the field of IT and over 6 years of ICT Management, Mr. Kithsiri was attached to Ceylinco Stock Brokers as Senior Manager IT, Assistant Manager IT, Senior Data Processing Executive where his contribution was rewarded as the best Y2K Project Co-ordinate from Ceylinco Stock Brokers.

He possesses the Chartered Information Technology Professional – MBCS-CITP (UK) from The Chartered Institute for IT, London, ACS from Australian Computer Society, High Diploma in Computer Software Engineering (HDCSE) from Londontec international, Sri Lanka and Network Design & maintenance from University of Colombo.

Mr. Pradeep De Silva – Assistant General Manager – Gold Loan

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Mr. De Silva counting over 30 years of experience in Finance, commenced his carrier with L B Finance PLC in 1987 and when gold loan operation was started in 1998 was placed in charge of Gold Loan operations and promoted to Senior Manager. Joining Alliance Finance as an Assistant General Manager Gold Loan in 2008 continued in the same position at Orient Finance Ltd from 2016 for one year to join Ideal Finance as Assistant General Manger Gold loan.