Corporate Management

Mr P S Edirisuriya

General Manager / CEO (cover-up)
Chief Financial Officer

Mr Edirisuriya graduated from the University of Sri Jayewardanepura, Sri Lanka with a Bachelor of Science Special Degree in Business Administration in 1992. He is a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka and also possesses a Master of Business Administration Degree from the University of Colombo. Mr Edirisuriya counts over 31 years of experience in the fields of Auditing, Accounting, Taxation, Management Consultancy and Banking and Finance at leading institutions including Ernst & Young – Colombo, National Development Bank and Seylan Bank. He joined RDB in January 2017. He has been appointed as General Manager/CEO (Coverage) of RDB and serves as Chief Financial Officer. He has held the positions of Chief Financial Officer, Compliance Officer and Acting General Manager/CEO at Lankaputhra Development Bank.

Mr D M T S Kumara

Deputy General Manager – Recoveries

Mr Kumara has over 30 years of experience in Banking Industry. He joined the Bank (previously Polonnaruwa Regional Rural Development Bank/RRDB) in year 1991 and served at the levels of Banking Assistant, Manager, Senior Manager, Chief Manager, Assistant General Manager and also as a Regional General Manager in Uva and North Western Provinces.He has successfully completed the Special Degree in Bachelor of Science (Business Administration) from University of Sri Jayawardhanepura. He holds Master of Arts from University of Kelaniya. Also passed Intermediate Examination from Institute of Bankers of Sri Lanka.

Mr D K S Serasinghe

Chief Human Resources Officer

Mr Krishantha Sanjeewa Serasinghe, has more than 20 years’ experience in the field of HR since 1999, joined Regional Development Bank in January 2021. He holds a B.Sc. Special Degree for Human Resources Management from the University of Sri Jayewardenepura and Master of Science for Management degree from same University. He has successfully completed the fellowship Programme on Human Resources Management through Total Quality Management in Tokyo, Japan. Mr Krishantha started his career in corporate and middle management positions in public and private sector organizations. In 2014/2015 he has worked as Deputy General Manager- HRD of National Savings Bank.

Mr E A D Janitha Priyashantha

Chief Internal Auditor

Mr. Janitha Priyashantha joined Regional Development Bank since 27th June 2022. Mr. Priyashantha is a fellow member of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka and an Associate Member of Institute of Bankers of Sri Lanka and a Certified Member of the Institute of Chartered Management Accountants Australia and holds a B Com Special Degree with a Second Upper Division. He possesses more than 30 years of experience in Banking Finance and Auditing in People’s Bank and Public Sector Institutions.

Mr.G.M.B.C.De Silva

Deputy General Manager – Operations & Business Support (Acting)

B.Com Degree – University of Sri Jayewardenepura
Associate Membership of Institute of Bankers of Sri Lanka
MBA – University of Wayamba, Sri Lanka


Deputy General Manager – Credit, Special projects & Policy Implementation (Acting)

B.Sc. Public Administration (Special) Degree – University of Sri Jayewardenepura
Master of Arts – University of Kelaniya  
Diploma in Applied Banking & Finance – Institute of Bankers of Sri Lanka

Dr.A.S.K.B. Rathnayake

Chief Information Officer (Acting)

B.Sc. – MIS – National University of Ireland
Master of Business Administration – Leeds Metropolition University.
PHD – Aldersgate Collage