Our Team

Board of Directors

 

Cecilia Muttukumaru – Chairman

Donald Skinner – Non Executive, Non Independent Director

Sanjay Niles – Non Executive, Non Independent Director

Zakir Mohamedally – Executive Director / Chief Executive Officer

Deal Team

Zakir Mohamedally

Director / CEO

Zakir has over a decade of experience in the fields of Corporate Finance, Assurance and Advisory. He joined the CT CLSA Group in 2007 and is currently Director and CEO of the Company. Prior to joining the CT Group, he was working with PricewaterhouseCoopers Sri Lanka. Zakir is Fellow Member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) UK and is an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) UK. He is also a member of the Institute of Certified Management Accountants of Sri Lanka and holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Marketing from the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) UK.

Nichula Witharana

Assistant Vice President

Nichula counts for over six years of experience in equity research, investment management and financial analysis. Prior to joining CT CLSA Capital, he held the position of Assistant Manager at NDB Capital Holdings Limited prior to which he served as Assistant Manager Finance and Accounting at WNS Global Services (Pvt) Ltd. Nichula holds a B.Sc. in Finance from the University of Sri Jayewardenepura. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and an Associate Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (ICASL).

Samalka Athuraliya

Assistant Vice President

Samalka counts for five years of experience in equity research at Copal Amba (a Moody’s Analytics Company), a leading KPO in Sri Lanka where she held the positions of Associate Analyst, Analyst and Associate Vice President prior to joining CT CLSA Capital. She is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) UK.

Sandaru Silva

Financial Analyst

Sandaru is a recent graduate of the University of Maryland – College Park, USA with a B.Sc in Finance. She is also a passed finalist of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) UK. Prior to joining CT CLSA Capital, she worked as a Short Term Temporary at the World Bank Office in Colombo

Ishan Eliyapura

Financial Analyst

Ishan counts over 3 years experience in the field of Internal Audit and Assurance. Prior to joining CT CLSA Capital, he was attached to Ernst and Young Sri Lanka, a leading global firm of Chartered Accountants, where he held positions of Audit Trainee, Senior Accountant and Internal Audit Supervisor. He is a passed finalist of Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) UK and holds a B.Sc (Hons) in Business Management from the University College Dublin, Ireland.