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Louis Page
Chairman (Non Executive Director)
Louis Page
Chairman (Non Executive Director)

Mr. Louis Page is a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka and a Fellow Member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (UK). He has been involved in the operations of C T Holdings PLC in a non-executive capacity in setting and reviewing of policy framework, and in key investment decision making. In 2014 he was appointed Chairman of CT Holdings and is also the Chairman of Cargills (Ceylon) PLC. He has held a number of senior management and Board positions in Companies overseas.

Ranjit Page
Joint Deputy Chairman (Non Executive Director)
Ranjit Page
Joint Deputy Chairman (Non Executive Director)

Mr. Ranjit Page is the Managing Director of CT Holdings PLC and Deputy Chairman of Group subsidiary Cargills (Ceylon) PLC. He also serves on the Boards of several Group Companies. Mr. Page counts over 30 years of management experience in food retailing, food services and manufacturing, having introduced the concept of super marketing to the Sri Lankan masses. He is a strong activist for sustainable business and has been invited to share his expertise at a variety of national and international forums such as the World Bank, the Asian Development Bank, UNIDO etc.

Rajendra Theagarajah
Joint Deputy Chairman
Rajendra Theagarajah
Joint Deputy Chairman

Mr Rajendra Theagarajah is a veteran banker with a wealth of experience in the Banking and financial services sector. He counts over 33 years in banking both locally and overseas.
Mr Theagarajah served as Director / Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of National Development Bank PLC (NDB) from August 2013 till November 30, 2016. Prior to that, he served as CEO/ Managing Director at Hatton National Bank PLC for 9 years. Mr Theagarajah was also a past Chairman of Sri Lanka Bankers’ Association (Guarantee) Ltd, Financial Ombudsman Sri Lanka (Guarantee) Ltd, former Director of Colombo Stock Exchange and former Chairman of the Asian Bankers Association. He has also served as a Council Member of the Sri Lanka Institute of Directors.
He currently serves as the Vice Chairman of the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce is a past Chairman of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (UK) Sri Lanka Governing Board. He is currently a co-opted member in the CIMA UK’s Global Council and also serves as an independent non-executive Director of Carson Cumberbatch PLC.

P S Mathavan
Managing Director/ CEO
P S Mathavan
Managing Director/ CEO

Mr. Prabhu Mathavan is an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (UK) and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka. He also holds a Bachelors Degree in Commerce. He possesses over 19 years of experience in the fields of Finance, Auditing, Accounting and Taxation.
He is a Director at Cargills Ceylon PLC.

Mangala Boyagoda
Non Executive Director
Mangala Boyagoda
Non Executive Director

Mangala Boyagoda is a senior banker, possessing over 30 years’ experience in the field of financial services. He commenced his banking careers at Bank of Ceylon and served in capacities of Chief Dealer with a four year stint at Bank of Ceylon, London. In 1992, he joined John Keells to set up the investment banking arm, Waldock Mackenzie as General Manager Fixed Income Securities. He was thereafter involved in setting up Union Bank, where he served as Head of Treasury. He served at DFCC Bank as Senior Vice President Treasury from 1997 to 1999. He joined Standard Chartered Bank in 1999 as Head of Global Markets and was thereafter promoted as Chief Executive Officer. In 2003 he served as Managing Director/ Chief Executive Officer National Wealth Corporation Ltd.

Mr. Boyagoda presently serves as Chairman, Wealth Lanka Management (Pvt.) Limited and Director of SAFE Holdings Ltd, WealthTrust Securities Ltd, New World Securities (Pvt.) Ltd, Asset Trust Management (Pvt.) Ltd, Ceylon Hotels Corporation and Sierra Construction Ltd.

He holds a Masters Degree in Business Administration from the Irish International University (European Union), UK.

Richard Ebell
Non Executive Director
Richard Ebell
Non Executive Director

Richard Ebell is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (CA Sri Lanka) and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), UK. He also holds a Diploma in Marketing from the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM), UK.
Mr. Ebell has 38 years of experience in diverse roles in finance and operations after qualifying as a Chartered Accountant in 1977. This includes 32 years at Hayleys PLC, where he was Finance Director at the time of his resignation in late 2009, and 2 years at Loadstar (Pvt) Ltd, where he was Chief Financial Officer from mid-2010 to mid-2012.
He is a Past President of CIMA, Sri Lanka Division, and a member of CA Sri Lanka’s Quality Assurance Board. He participated in establishing an Audit Committee Forum in June 2014, and remains involved with that initiative which has gained considerable momentum over the year of its existence.
Mr. Ebell also serves on the Boards of Finlays Colombo PLC and Softlogic Holdings PLC as an Independent Non-Executive Director, and chairs the Audit Committees of both these companies. He previously served in the same capacities on the Boards of Dankotuwa Porcelain PLC and Laugfs Capital Ltd.”

W K F De Silva
Executive Director/ Company Secretary
W K F De Silva
Executive Director/ Company Secretary

Ms. De Silva is an Attorney-at-Law and she is the former Secretary to the Ministry of Justice, Sri Lanka.
Ms. De Silva a lawyer by profession joined the Justice Ministry as an Assistant Secretary in 1984. During her career at the Justice Ministry she showed a commitment to the process of dispute resolution by mediation and was greatly responsible for making mediation an effective dispute resolution mechanism in Sri Lanka.
Mrs. de Silva has over the years also contributed to the conduct of legal literacy programmes for children and has worked specifically on child rights and protection issues. She has also negotiated on behalf of the Government of Sri Lanka on mutual legal assistance with several foreign governments.
She is presently a member of the Legal Aid Commission, National Child Protection Authority, National Tobacco and Alcohol, Authority, Prisons License Board and the National Task Force on Trafficking Human Beings.

Muhammad Ozman Faizal Salieh
Non Executive Director
Muhammad Ozman Faizal Salieh
Non Executive Director

Mr. Faizal Salieh possessing over 30 years of sound and varied experience in the Banking / Financial Sector both in Sri Lanka and overseas with special skills in setting up and running the business operations of 2 new banks in Sri Lanka, namely NDB Housing Bank and Amana Bank. Experience includes 13 years in Senior Management positions and 13 years at Managing Director & CEO positions. Positions held include Head of Corporate & Merchant Banking at ANZ Grindlays Bank; Chief Operating Officer at National Development Bank; Executive Director/CEO at NDB Housing Bank; Managing Director at Amana Investments Limited; and Managing Director/CEO at Amana Bank PLC.


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