About Us

Board Directors

Amitha Gooneratne FCA (SL), FCA (Eng. & Wales) Chairman

Mr. Gooneratne has been the Managing Director and CEO of Commercial Bank of Ceylon Ltd since 1996. He is also a Managing Director of Commercial Development Co. Prior to this, he held several senior positions with the Commercial Bank. In addition, he is the Chairman of Commercial Insurance Brokers (Pvt) Ltd., a subsidiary of Commercial Bank of Ceylon Ltd. Also, he is a Fellow of The Institute of Chartered Accountants, England & Wales, and a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, Sri Lanka.

Prasanna Karunanayake BSc (Eng.), MBCSDirector

Prasanna has been with Melstacorp since 2011, when he joined as Group Head of IT. Since the beginning of 2016, he has been Group Chief Information Officer for Melstacorp. Prior to joining the group, he was at Asia Securities (Senior Manager Information Technology), Serendib Flour Mills (Manager – Information and Communication Technology), and DMS Software Technologies (Senior Oracle Applications Consultant). He specializes in ICT management, ICT Consulting, Oracle EBS consulting, ERP Consulting and Management Accountancy.

Cleetus Mallawaarachchi FCA, FCMA, MBADirector

Cleetus had 17 years of work experience at companies such as KPMG Ford Rhodes Thornton & Co., Trelleborg Lanka (Pvt) Limited, Eureka Online (Pvt) Limited, Growth Lanka (Pvt) Limited, Naja David Group and Andrew Cross & Co. prior to joining the Melstacorp group as Group Financial Controller in 2007. He specializes in auditing, financial reporting, finance, accounting and financial analysis.