Board of Directors


Mr. K. V. P. R. De Silva

Mr. K. V. P. R. De Silva
Mr. K.V.P. Ranjith De Silva holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Vidyodaya University and Postgraduate Diploma from the Postgraduate Institute of Management (PIM). He joined the Sri Lanka Administrative Service (SLAS) in 1980 and became a special grade SLAS officer in 2006.

He held many key positions in the public sector at a divisional, district and national level and has served in various Government Ministries such as Food and Cooperative, Home Affairs, Health, Ports and Aviation etc.

He held the position of Additional Secretary in the Ministry of Ports in 2005 and became the Secretary to the Ministry of Ports and Aviation in 2009. He became the Secretary to the Ministry of Civil Aviation in 2010.

During his tenure at the Ministry of Ports and Aviation and Ministry of Civil Aviation some of the major Government projects i.e Colombo Port Expansion Project, Port of Oluvil, Magampura Mahinda Rajapaksa Port, Mahinda Rajapaksa International Airport at Mattala were commenced and completed under his supervision as the Chief Accounting Officer in those Ministries.

He has served as a member of the Standing Cabinet Appointed Review Committee (SCARC) which grant principle approval for major Government projects.

He was the Chief Executive Officer of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) held in Sri Lanka in November 2013.

Mr. S. B. Rangamuwa
Managing Director

A fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketing (UK), and a Chartered Marketer. Mr. Rangamuwa is a member of the Institute of Management Accountants of Australia.

He is also a Fellow of the Sri Lanka Institute of Credit Management and holds a Certificate in Foundation Studies (Sports) from Unitec, New Zealand.

He obtained an MBA from the University of Southern Queensland / ICASL as well as a postgraduate Diploma in Financial Administration from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka.

He started his career with Central Finance PLC after a stint at E rnst and Young. He is a former Director of Mercantile Investments PLC having held various key positions during his long standing career until he joined Vallibel Finance PLC in February 2007.

He also served as Deputy Chairman of the Leasing Association of Sri Lanka.

Currently he serves as a Director of Hunnas Falls, Pan Asia Bank and Finance House Consortium (Pvt) Ltd.


Mr. Dhammika Perera
Executive Director

Mr. Dhammika Perera is the quintessential strategist and business specialist with interests in a variety of key industries including Manufacturing, Banking and Finance, Hospitality and Hydropower generation.

He has three decades of experience in building formidable business through unmatched strategic foresight.

Mr. Perera is the Chairman of Royal Ceramics Lanka PLC, Lanka Ceramic PLC, Lanka Tiles PLC, Lanka Walltiles PLC, The Fortress Resorts PLC, Vallibel Power Erathna PLC and Delmege Limited.

He is the Co-Chairman of Hayleys PLC, The Kingsbury PLC, Executive Deputy Chairman of LB Finance PLC and Deputy Chairman of Horana Plantations PLC. He is also the Executive Director of Vallibel Finance PLC and serves on the Boards of Amaya Leisure PLC, Haycarb PLC, Hayleys Fabric PLC, Dipped Products PLC, Sun Tan Beach Resorts Limited and Hayleys Global Beverages (Pvt) Limited.

Mr. R. M. Karunaratne

Mr. Rathnayake Mudiyanselage Karunaratne joined the Board of Vallibel Finance PLC on 30th April 2013.

Here received his Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) degree from the University of Sri Jayawardenapura, Sri Lanka, specializing in Estate Management & Valuation.

After his graduation in 1977, he joined the Board of Investment of Sri Lanka (BOI) in 1978 and during the period 2008 to 2011, having served in various departments, rose to the position of Executive Director – Monitoring.

Mr. T. Murakami

Mr. Toyohiko Murakami is Chief Executive of Bansei Group Japan.

Mr. Murakami has over 33 years of experience in managing various business fields, consisting of Securities, Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate.

Mr. Murakami has a degree in Bachelor of Law from Kyoto University, Japan.

Mr. Murakami joined Bansei Securities Co., Ltd. in November 2005. He was appointed to Executive Vice President in February 2006 and to President & CEO of the company in June 2009. He is also Chairman of Bansei Hoken (Insurance) Community Co., Ltd. which is one of the sister companies of Bansei Securities Co., Ltd.

Formerly, Mr. Murakami was Advisor of Zenkoku Hosho Co., Ltd. from November 2005 to February 2006 and Director of H.S. Securities Co., Ltd. from June 2002 to August 2005. He is Chairman of Bansei Holdings LK (Pvt) Ltd. and Bansei & NWS Consultancy (Pvt) Ltd., Deputy Chairman of Bansei Royal Resorts Hikkaduwa PLC, Director of Pan Asia Banking Corporation PLC, Bansei Securities Capital (Pvt) Ltd., and Hikkaduwa Hotel Holdings (Pvt) Ltd.

Mr. Aravinda Dadigama

Mr. Aravinda Dadigama is a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka and holds an MBA in Finance from University of Southern Queensland, Australia. Further, he is a degree holder (BBA) of University of Colombo.

He is specialized in finance, treasury, risk management and formulating strategic business plans and counts over 23 years of experience in different entities including finance companies and exporting companies.

At present, Mr. Dadigama is the Group CEO / Managing Director of Alugrow Group of Companies.

Mr. K. D. A. Perera

Mr. Anuradha Perera is a Director of Vallibel Leisure (Pvt) Ltd and also holds directorships in other private sector companies which are under Vallibel Group.


Mr. S S Weerabahu

Mr. Sisira Sirimevan Weerabahu, possess 35 years ‘experience in the capacity of senior executive in both private and public sector. Studied at Royal College Colombo and entered the University of Moratuwa where he obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering.

He is a member of the institute of engineering of sir Lanka and is a fellow of the chartered institute of management accountant UK. He has followed the master of business administration degree programmer at the post graduate institute of management of the University of Sri Jayewardenepura and has obtained international training in financial management.

He served as the head of finance at the national water supply and drainage board and Lanka cellular service for more than 14 years and worked as the consultant attached to country infrastructure division of World Bank resident mission for 2 years. Thereafter he joined the millennium group and was the director/CEO of millennium housing developers PLC, MC urban developers Ltd, millennium housing Ltd, MC universal Ltd and millennium villa housing Ltd for 19 years until he retired.

He has wide experience in project development, project financing, general management and finance and engineering.

Mr. Hiroyuki Ota
Alternate Director

Mr. Ota is the Managing Director of Bansei Securities Finance (Pvt) Ltd and counts over 30 years of experience in finance business in the areas of commercial banking, trust banking, lease finance and securities business. Mr. Ota holds a Degree in Bachelor of Law from Kyoto University (Japan).

He has been the Managing Director of Bansei Securities Finance (Pvt) Ltd since 2015, and has been dedicated towards collaborations between Sri Lanka and Japan in Financial Business. Mr. Ota is also acknowledged by the Bansei Group as Managing Director who contributed towards strengthening and making the Bansei Group profitable.

He previously worked for the Long Term Credit Bank of Japan (Now called as Shinsei Bank 1982-2000), Mitsui Sumitomo Trust & Banking (2000 -2011) and Ricoh Co. Ltd (2011-2014).

He is a Director of Bansei Securities Capital (Pvt) Ltd, Bansei & NWS Consultancy (Pvt) Ltd, Bansei Holdings LK (Pvt) Ltd, Bansei Royal Resort Hikkaduwa PLC and Hikkaduwa Hotel Holdings (Pvt) Ltd.