Board of Directors

Mrs. Cecilia Muttukumaru

Chairman - CT CLSA Securities , CT CLSA Capital, Comtrust Asset Management | Director – CT CLSA Holdings

 Mrs. Cecilia Muttukumaru is the Chairperson of C T CLSA Securities (Private) Limited, C T CLSA Capital (Private) Limited, and Comtrust Asset Management (Private) Limited and a Director of CT CLSA Holdings. She is a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka and a Fellow Member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (U.K.).

Mr. Joseph Page

Director- CT Holdings PLC, CT Properties Limited and other Companies within the CT Holdings Group | Managing Director- Ceylon Theatres (Private) Limited.

Mr. Joseph Page is also a Director of CT Holdings PLC, Managing Director, Ceylon Theatres (Private) Limited and a Director of CT Properties Limited. He is also a Director of several other Companies within the CT Holdings Group. He has over 32 years of Management experience in the private sector.

Mr. Edward Park

Director -Comtrust Asset Management

Edward Park was appointed as the CEO of Institutional Equities. He is responsible for overseeing global equity sales, trading and execution, as well as institutional client management. He has assumed the role of Group Head of Equities Trading & Execution Services since September 2019, leading CLSA’s equity research, sales and agency trading in the city-state. Edward joined CLSA in 2008 and spent 11 years at Hong Kong headquarters as Senior Program Sales Trader before to be promoted as CEO of Institutional equities. In 2019, he was promoted to be Group Head of Equities Trading & Execution Services, from his earlier position Head of Execution Services, Asia. Prior to joining CLSA, Edward worked for Credit Suisse First Boston Securities, Tokyo, Japan, one of the top one global securities form.

Mr. Zakir Mohamedally

Director -CT CLSA Holdings | Director / CEO -CT CLSA Capital | Director -Comtrust Asset Management

Zakir has over 15 years of experience in the fields of Corporate Finance, Assurance and Advisory and joined the company in 2007. Prior to joining the CT CLSA group, he was working with attached to PricewaterhouseCoopers Sri Lanka. Zakir is Fellow Member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) UK and is an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) UK. He is also  a member of the Institute of Certified Management Accountants of Sri Lanka and holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Marketing from the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) UK.

Fund Management Team

Mr. Jeevan Sukumaran

Mr. Jeevan Sukumaran

General Manager

Jeevan is an Associate member (ACMA CGMA) of the Chartered Institute of Management Accounting (CIMA) UK. He is also an Associate Member (ACIM) of the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) holding a Professional Diploma in Marketing. Jeevan counts over 11 years experience in the fields of Equity Analysis and Research, Fixed Income Portfolio Management, Corporate Finance and Financial Advisory. Prior to joining Comtrust, he was the Country Manager (SL) for an International organization in Sri Lanka. Jeevan joined Comtrust in 2007 before being transferred to CT CLSA Capital, Comtrust’s parent company, in 2010.

Mrs. Bimanee Meepagala

Mrs. Bimanee Meepagala

Chief Investment Officer

Bimanee counts over 15 years of experience in capital markets. Her academic and professional exposure encompasses economics, investments, capital markets, risk and finance. Further, she holds a Master of Arts in Financial Economics (MAFE) from the University of Colombo and a Bachelor of Arts Degree from the same University. She is also a Fellow Member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (UK) FCMA, and a member of Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA).

Prior to joining Comtrust Asset Management, she served Union Assurance PLC, one of the largest insurance companies in Sri Lanka as the Chief Bancassurance Officer. She also served as the Vice President – Asset Management at NDB Wealth Management Ltd. Where she was responsible in managing institutional and retail funds including insurance and pension funds in both fixed income and equity markets. She also serves as a lecturer and a resource person for market awareness and educational sessions organized by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) of Sri Lanka.