Mr.Niroshan Perera

Mr.Niroshan Perera

Head of Delinquency Management

Mr. Niroshan holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounts (Sp) from the University of Sri Jayawardenepura and an MBA from the University of Colombo.

He started his career as an Audit Trainee at Ernst and Young and counts over 15 years’ of experience, purely in the field of Finance industry. He has held various Senior positions in some Leading Finance companies in Sri Lanka covering Credit, Marketing and Recoveries functions.

Mrs. Rasangi Withana

Mrs. Rasangi Withana

Head of Deposits

Ms. Withana holds a Degree in Information Technology [BSc(Hon) IT] from the Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology (SLIIT) and has completed a certificate course in Islamic Banking & Finance from the Institute of Bankers of Sri Lanka (IBSL). Ms. Withana is currently reading for her Master’s Degree at the University of Wolverhampton (UK).

Prior to joining Prime Finance, she was attached to Asia Finance Pvt Ltd as a Branch Manager. She is having over 13 years of industry experience in the relevant field.

Mrs. Jenita Jeevakumaran

Mrs. Jenita Jeevakumaran

Head of HR

Jenita Jeevakumaran counts 13 years of experience in the Banking and Finance Industry. She holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA) from Cardiff Metropolitan University, UK and Professional Qualification in Human Resource Management (AMCIPM) from Chartered Institute of Personnel Management. She is also a Certified Management Accountant of the Institute of Certified Management Accountants, Australia.

Jenita started her career with Seylan Bank and continued her career with HSBC, LB Finance PLC and Envoy Holdings.

Mr. Senaka Kumarasinghe

Mr. Senaka Kumarasinghe

Head of Special Investigations

Mr. Kumarasinghe has held many senior positions in Criminal Investigation Department (CID) and retired as an Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) after working 32 years in CID.

He has obtained his training at the FBI headquarters in the USA and Australian Federal Police. He holds a Diploma in Criminology from the University of Sri Jayewardenepura and a Diploma in Human Rights from Police Academy. Mr. Kumarasinghe was a former committee member (legal) for investigation of corruption, mismanagement and irregularities at the Ministry of Internal Transport and a Chairman of the Police Inspectors’ Association of Sri Lanka.

Mr. Samantha Perera

Mr. Samantha Perera

Head of Recoveries

Mr. Samantha Perera possesses 15 years of experience in the Banking industry. He holds a Master's degree in Business Administration (MBA) from Cardiff Metropolitan University, UK and a Graduate Diploma in Business Management from Northumbria University.

Mr. Perera started his career with Standard Chartered Bank acquiring experience in Multiple Operations . Thereafter, moved to NDB Bank where he held roles in collections and recoveries of Retail, Corporate and SME. He continued his career in the Recoveries field when he moved overseas and was employed with Mashreq Bank, Qatar.

Mr. Danushka Panditha

Mr. Danushka Panditha

Head of Administration

Mr. Panditha is a retired Army Commissioned Officer who has served 19 years in the Sri Lanka Light Infantry Regiment. During his career, he has undergone much military training and has served in all areas of the country.

He has been appointed as a Second in Command, overlooking Commanding Officer, Officer Instructor and Regimental Legal Officer, in the fields of Command,Training, Logistic and Administration in the rank of Major. He has been awarded Combat Gallantry Medal (Rana Wickrama Padakkama) , Combat Excellence Medal (Rana Sura Padakkama) and many other

medals for his service.

Mr. Pushpamenan Ramalingam

Mr. Pushpamenan Ramalingam

Head of Internal Audit

Mr. Ramalingam is an Associate Member of the Institute of Certified Management Accountants of Sri Lanka. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration Degree from Eastern University and counts over 08 years of experience in the field of Internal Auditing.

Before joining Prime Finance, Mr. Ramalingam has served three years at the Internal Audit Division of Merchant Bank of Sri Lanka and Finance PLC.

Mr. Arusha Dewalage

Mr. Arusha Dewalage

Head of Business Development

Mr. Dewalage counts over 16 years of experience in the leasing and finance industry covering marketing operations in some of the leading finance companies in Sri Lanka. He also holds a Master of Business Administration in Marketing from the University of Bradfordshire.

He currently serves as Head of Business Development at Prime Finance PLC. Mr. Dewalage commenced his career in the finance industry as an Executive In-charge at Citizens Development Bank. His career milestones include serving

as Assistant Manager at CIFL, holding the positions of Branch Manager and Senior Manager-Marketing at Commercial Credit and Finance PLC and becoming the Head of Marketing at Trade Finance on secondment after its acquisition by Commercial Credit and Finance PLC

Mr. Sampath Ariyasinghe

Mr. Sampath Ariyasinghe

Manager- IT System and Credit Operations

Mr. Ariyasinghe, counts over 20 years of experience in the financial sector, especially, with regard to the business operations and backend work related to IT systems. He has gained immense training exposure upon attending several training programs conducted by the

Central Bank of Sri Lanka and other regulatory bodies.

Mr. Ariyasinghe commenced his career at Jafferjee Brothers Group of Companies and received his initial training as a trainee, in different spheres of business. Subsequently, he joined Entrust Investments Limited and delivered his services related to Finance, Fund Management, Margin Trading, Portfolio Management (that is both fixed income securities and equities). Thereafter,

he joined Multi Finance PLC and was entrusted with the task of overlooking the operational activities related to products and services such as Leasing, Hire Purchase, Mortgages, Fixed

Deposits, Savings Accounts, Pawning,etc. Thereafter, he moved on to head the activities at the Operations Division of Standard Credit Finance Ltd. And subsequently joined Asia Asset Finance PLC to strengthen the functions of the Information Technology Division

Mr. Chryshan Ferdinando

Mr. Chryshan Ferdinando

Manager - Recovery Operations

Mr. Ferdinando possesses over 28 years of experience in the field of leasing and  finance. Prior to joining Prime Finance PLC, he has held various positions at Commercial Leasing & Finance PLC, Ceylinco Leasing Corporation Ltd. And Arpico Finance Company PLC