Suresh Amerasekera is a senior banker, with over 40 years of experience in the Banking and Financial Services Industry. He has a proven track record in strategy formulation, corporate and retail lending, and risk management and has the unique distinction of holding five C Suite positions in two banks and three finance companies. He previously held the position of CEO at Nation Lanka Finance PLC, Pan Oceanic Bank – Solomon Islands, Orient Finance PLC, and Housing Development Finance Corporation. He also served as Assistant General Manager at Seylan Bank PLC and as Chief Operating Officer at Alliance Finance Co PLC. He had his initial training in banking at the Colombo branches of the State Bank of India and Bank of America.
He holds an MBA (International Business) from Edith Cowan University, Western Australia, and an Advanced Diploma in Management Accounting from the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, UK.