Finance Chief

Oct 31, 2013 (LBO) – Nalin Wijekoon, has been appointed President of the Finance House Association of Sri Lanka, an industry body representing registered finance company. The association started in 1958 with 42 member firms.

Wijekoon is chief executive of Softlogic Finance Plc. He has over 30 year’s experienced in the financial sector and has previously worked at People’s Bank, KPMG Ford Rhodes, DFCC and Vanik.

He is a fellow member of the Chartered Accountant of Sri Lanka and Chartered Institute of Management Accountants UK.

Wijekoon said in a statement that a strategic plan will be created by the association and he intends to have programs to enhance technical knowledge of members, make foreign funding more accessible and boost investor confidence through public awareness and working closely with regulators.