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OurManagement Team

  • Mr. Charana Jayasuriya, Chief Executive Officer

    Mr. Jayasuriya has over 20 years of experience in the capital markets of Sri Lanka and United Kingdom in asset management, investment banking and financial regulation. Prior to joining NAMAL, Mr. Jayasuriya was Fund Manager for Aegis Fund Management (Pvt) Ltd managing funds for some of the largest institutional investors in Sri Lanka.

    Mr. Jayasuriya holds a LLB (Hons) Law and LLM in Banking & Finance Law from University College London and completed the Advanced Asset Management Programme at INSEAD and Oxford Fintech Programme from Said Business School, University of Oxford.

  • Mr. Dinesh Gunaratne, Head of Wealth Management

    Dinesh has over 17 years of management experience in high value sales in insurance and automotive Industries. He has excelled in service delivery, key customer management, sales and territory expansion with demonstrated achievement of revenue and profitability for stakeholders. His previous engagements have been with Diesel & Motor Engineering PLC/Mercedes-Benz, Sri Lanka Insurance and Continental Insurance 

    Dinesh holds a Master of Business Administration from the University of Colombo. 

  • Mr. Rajitha Elapata, Assistant Fund Manger

    Mr. Rajitha Elapata has over 14 years of experience in the financial services sector in the areas of equity research, Banking, and Fund Management. Prior to joining NAMAL, Mr. Elapata worked as an Assistant Fund Manager at Ceybank Asset Management Ltd, Managing   Equity, Private portfolios & Gilt-Edge funds. He also worked at Capital Trust Securities as an Investment Analyst. He started his career at HSBC Sri Lanka corporate banking division.

    Mr. Elapata holds a Bachelor of Business Administration with Economics Degree from the University of Greenwich UK London. He is currently reading for a Master of Financial Economics at the University of Colombo, Sri Lanka.

  • Ms. Subashini Jeganathan, Head of Finance and Operations

    Ms. Jeganathan has over 13 years of experience in the Finance sector in the arears of Financial Accounting, Management Accounting and Auditing. She has worked at DMS Holdings (Pvt) Ltd and 24/7 Techies (Pvt) Ltd prior to joining NAMAL.

    Ms. Jeganathan holds an MBA from University of Sri Jayewardenepura. She is also an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (UK).

  • Mr. Kevin Gosset, Operations Manager

    Mr. Kevin Gosset has over 9 years of experience in operations management. Prior to joining NAMAL he was a member of the operations team at R R Donnelley.

    His corporate career spans experience at Hong Kong & Shanghai Banking Corporation, Hemas Pharmaceuticals (Pvt) Ltd, Softlogic Trading (Pvt) Ltd and Irwin Mitchell Solicitors LLP (U.K.).

    Mr. Gosset holds a BA (Hons) in Business Management – Teesside University (UK) and is also certified for Professional Ethical Detailing by Objectives & Establishing Strategic Alliances.

  • Ms. Chandrika Jayasooriya, Manager Compliance

    Ms. Jayasooriya has over 12 years of experience in Internal / External Auditing, Financial Accounting and Compliance. She has worked at Ernst & Young, Commercial Credit & Finance PLC and First Guardian Equities (Pvt) Ltd prior to joining NAMAL.

    Ms. Jayasooriya holds a MBA from Cardiff Metropolitan University, UK. She is also a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, UK, and holds BSc (Hons) in Applied Accounting from Oxford Brookes University, UK.