Appointed to the Board of Singer Finance (Lanka) PLC as Chairman on 7th December 2017. Mr Aravinda Perera counts over 30 years in the Banking sector and functioned as the Managing Director of Sampath Bank PLC from 1st January 2012. Presently, he is the Managing Director of Royal Ceramics Lanka PLC. He is also a director of Hayleys PLC, Pan Asia Banking Corporation PLC, Hayleys Aventura (Private) Ltd, Hayleys Advantis Ltd, Hayleys Industrial Solutions (Pvt) Ltd and Fentons Ltd. He is a Member of the Institute of Engineers (Sri Lanka) (MIESL) and a Chartered Engineer (C.Eng.).
He is also a Fellow Member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (UK) (FCMA) and a Fellow of the Institute of Bankers– Sri Lanka (FIB). He also holds a MBA from the Post Graduate Institute of Management. Mr. Perera was honoured with the “CEO Leadership Achievement Award 2016” by the Asian Banker magazine and was also the recipient of the prestigious “Platinum Honours – 2014” Award by the Postgraduate Institute of Management Alumni (PIMA) of Sri Jayawardenapura University. He was also honoured with the “Award for the Outstanding Contribution to the Banking Industry – 2015” by the Association of Professional Bankers.