M.H. Priyantha Wijesekera, formerly of Nations Trust Bank, has been appointed as the new Executive Director and CEO of Softlogic Finance PLC.
M.H. Priyantha Wijesekera
He succeeds Nalin Wijekoon, who has retired. Wijekoon was appointed as CEO in February 2013. Wijesekera is a very well-experienced and thorough professional in the financial services arena, with over 20 years’ experience in banking and financial services products. He has held key management positions with a prominent Sri Lankan bank, and has crafted and executed strategy towards achieving a market leading position in leasing whilst specialising in factoring, insurance broking, collections, recoveries and litigation. He is also an Attorney-at-Law/Solicitor with extensive knowledge in shipping law and commercial arbitration in the field of banking and finance. He is an accomplished sportsman who has represented the country in numerous prestigious events, both as an athlete as well as an official.