Mr. Chandrin Fernando
Chief Executive Officer
Chief Executive Officer Mr. Fernando is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants , UK and a Chartered Global Management Accountant, UK. He is an Associate of the Chartered Certified Accountants, UK and as a Chartered Marketer holding an Associate Membership from the Chartered Institute of Marketing, UK. He also holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration (Special) from the University of Sri Jayewardenepura with a Second Upper Division Class Honors and an MBA from the University of Cardiff Metropolitan, UK. Mr Fernando served as a Director of CIMA Sri Lanka Division and the Chairman of a Subcommittee of “Member Development Steering Committee” of CIMA Sri Lanka
Division. He was a member of the “Global Markets Committee” which reports to the CIMA London Council. Mr. Fernando counts over 18 years’ experience in finance, marketing, trading, construction, real estate and plantations.
Mr. Dinesh Perera
Chief Operating Officer
He is a Fully qualified Banker and is an Associate Member of the Institute of Bankers of Sri Lanka since 1998 and also holds an MBA from the University of Wolverhampton ¬ United Kingdom. He has a total of 29 years’ experience mainly in Local Commercial Banks and the Finance Sector- including Sampath Bank, Seylan Bank, Pan Asia Bank PLC and SMB Leasing PLC. He joined Arpico Finance Company PLC as the Chief Operating Officer in October 2018. He specializes in Banking and Branch Operations, Sales and Marketing , Credit and Recoveries, Corporate Finance, Micro Finance and leasing Operations.
Ms. Geethika Wickramasinghe
DEPUTY GENERAL MANAGER – DEPOSITS
Geethika Wickramasinghe counts over 25 years of experience in Banking & Finance sector. She has headed both Operations & Credit departments in branches at Seylan Bank PLC & as Branch Manager in Union Bank PLC. Geethika was at UB finance Ltd as AGM Deposits & AGM Credits. She worked at Orient Finance PLC as AGM Fund Mobilization prior to joining Arpico Finance PLC as Deputy General Manager. Geethika is a Double Master’s Degree holder from University of Colombo & American City University, USA and a Diploma holder from Institute of Bankers of Sri Lanka. Geethika also holds two international diplomas in Compliance & Anti Money Laundering (Merit) from University of Manchester UK, awarded by the International Compliance Association UK.
SAGM – Finance
Ms Anusha is an Associate Member of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (ICASL), the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, UK and the Chartered Global Management Accountant, UK. She started her career at SJMS Associates as an Auditor and was subsequently promoted as Manager – Assurance and Advisory – Technical and worked in Assurance and Advisory services. She counts over 10 years’ experience in accounting, auditing and due diligence and taxation and IFRS consultancy in Banking and finance, Insurance and Manufacturing and Trading sectors.
Mr. Dileepa Dharmarathna
SAGM – CREDIT & OPERATIONS
Mr. Dharmarathna holds a BSc. Degree from the University of Colombo having obtained his MBS from the same university. He has over 16 years of experience in the field of finance covering credit, marketing and recoveries. He has worked for Nation Lanka Finace Plc as a Credit Manager for 13 years, subsequently joining Arpico Finance Company PLC in his current capacity in June 2012.