Mr. Jayantha Weerappulige holds a B.Com(Special) Degree from the Universityof Colombo and counts over 14 years of working experience in Accounts and Marketing & Credit of which 12 years were spent in the finance industry. He also holds more than 5 years of experience in the top management of Asia Asset Finance PLC. He is responsible for overseeing the branch lending network as well as the overall lending target of AAF since 2009. He is further responsible for Product and Business Development, Credit Evaluation, Branch Development, Strategic Planning and Implementation.Mr. Jayantha Weerappulige
Mr. Samira Weveldeniya joined AAF in June 2006as the Negombo Branch Manager and was appointedto the post of Regional Manager - Fixed Deposit in2009 followed by a subsequent appointment as theSenior Manager FixedDeposits in 2011. He has over 12 years of experience in Deposit Marketing in the Finance Sector and currently heads the overall FD mobilization of the Company. Prior to joining AAF, Mr. Weveldeniya worked at the Ceylinco Development Bank where he was awarded many times for his achievements in marketing. Mr. Weveldeniya holds a MBA from Buckinghamshire
New University in UK and was conferred the Postgraduate professional status of Certified Professional Marketer - Asia (CPM - Asia) by The Asia Marketing Federation (AMF). He is also a Certified Member of Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM). He also holds the Preliminary Certificate in Marketing from the Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing and is partly qualified in Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM-UK).
Mr. Mahesh Kumara received his BBA (Accounting) Degree from the University of Colombo in 2001 while working in the industry from 1999 as an Assistant Accountant. Subsequently, throughout his career, he gained experience in key finance sectors after working in several leading finance companies as a member of the Senior Management. Mr. Kumara joined Asian Asset Finance PLC in December 2009 and presently holds the position of Senior Manager - Credit with an industrial experience of over 16 years.Mr. Mahesh Kumara
Mr. Deshapriya Liyanage joined AAF as the Chief Manager Operations and is also the Head of Recoveries since the 1st of January 2013. He is responsible for implementing recovery systems & procedures while maintaining a health recovery portfolio. Mr. Liyanage brings a wealth of experience in Finance and Merchant Banking and in Islamic Finance gained from his experience of over 27 years in the industry. Mr. Liyanage received his MBA from the Wayamba University of Sri Lanka, an Executive Diploma in Business Administration from the University of Colombo, Diploma in Management from Open University of Sri Lanka and is an Associate of the Institute of Cost & Executive Accountants - UK. Further, he holds a Diploma in Credit Management from the Institute of Bankers of Sri Lanka.Mr. Deshapriya Liyanage
Ms. Geethika Elwalage graduated from the University of Sri Jayewardenepura in 2005 with Bachelor of Science (Business Administration) specialized in Finance and holds a Master’s Specialized in Finance from the University of Sri Jayewardenepura. She is also an Associate Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka. Ms. Elwalage currently holds the Assistant General Manager (Finance and Information Management) position at Asia Asset Finance PLC. Her current portfolio includes financial accounting, internal and external audit function handling, budget, strategic planning, MIS, CBSL reporting, treasury, tax and central cash management.Ms. Elwalage counts over 12 years of experience in banking and financial services specializing in the areas of treasury, international operations and investment banking. She has been managing assets and liabilities, fund raising activities, securities
trading, risk management in relation to treasury and cross border funding.
Mr. Hantley Babapulle has a career spanning 43 years in which he has amassed a wealth of theoretical and practical experience both locally and internationally in the Banking, Real Estate and Tea industries. It has always been his vision to be a guiding light to the younger generation by imparting his vast knowledge in the areas of fund mobilization and portfolio management, private banking, dealing in properties both residential and agricultural, whileadvising them in the various methods of spreadingrisk and accumulating assets successfully for a better and brighter future.Mr. Hantley Babapulle
Mr. Sajith Atapattu joined Asia Asset Finance in April 2010. At Asia Asset Finance Mr. Atapattu has worked with the Credit, Recovery, Administration and Operations departments. Prior to working at Asia Asset Finance he has worked in the UK financial sector where he was involved in projects to improve financial inclusion within the non-banking population in the society. He hold a Bachelor’s degree from University of Keele - UK.Mr. Sajith Atapattu
Ms. Dilushi Keerthisoma joined Asia Asset Finance January 2008. At Asia Asset Finance she has worked with the Operations, Accounts and Human Resources departments. In 2010, she was appointed to the Human Resources Department as a Junior Executive Human Resources. Prior to joining at Asia Asset Finance she has worked in the Seylan Merchant Leasing Limited and involved in branch operations and Marketing.Ms. Dilushi Keerthisoma
Mrs.Shashiprabha Liyanage joined AAF as Assistant Compliance Officer in April 2014.She gained her LLB Degree with Second Class Upper Division from University of Colombo in 2012.After she attained to Sri Lanka Law College and enrolled as an Attorney at Law in 2013.Prior to joining AAF, in her university period she worked in Central Bank of Sri Lanka in 2012 and Employers' Federation in 2011.Mrs.Shashiprabha Liyanage