Corporate Management Team

Mr. Harsha De Alwis

Act. Chief Executive Officer

Mr Harsha De Alwis is a Fellow of Charted Institute of Marketing – UK. He has excelled as a strategic planner offering more than 35 years of broad-based experience and record achievements, of which over 25 years has been in the senior management / Board member capacity.

Background consists of proven success in achieving appreciable increase in company’s profit and growth through decisive, effective and efficient handling of Sales Management, Marketing Management and General Management. He has Started the career in FMCG and moved into Capital equipment marketing. However timely change into Insurance industry at the inception stage of privatization was had been the highlight of his career. Initially being employed as a pioneer member of Ceylinco Insurance (LIFE) senior management team and thereafter heading the first pure Life Insurance broking Company as the Managing Director and later moved to Janashakthi Insurance Company. This counts a total of over 20 years’ experience in Life Insurance marketing at senior management level.
However thereafter with his expertise in Marketing / General Management, he has rendered his services in to different industry sectors such as Commercial forestry, Real estate / condominium at Board member level and also as the CEO of District Chamber of Commerce in Hambanthota.

Mr. M A Doolwala

DGM – Finance and Operations

Mr. Doolwala counts over 18 years of experience in finance with 14 years committed to the Insurance Industry. He is an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, UK and holds an MBA from Cardiff Metropolitan University UK.

He also holds a Diploma in Computer Studies from the National Centre for Computing, UK and has completed the Licentiate Exams from Insurance Institute of India.

Mr. W N C P Nishan

General Manager – Sales

Mr. Nishan counts over 26 years of experience in the industry. He has completed (AMTC) – LIMRA, LUTC Diploma in Insurance – LIMRA, Management Skills Course – IMS and Diploma in Marketing from Singapore Institute of Marketing.

Mr. H E T Sampath

General Manager – Sales

Mr. Sampath counts over 27 years of experience in the industry. He has completed Agency Management Training Course (AMTC) – LIMRA, Life Underwriter Training Council (LUTC) Diploma in Insurance – LIMRA and Management Skills Course – Institute of Management Studies (IMS).

Mr. K Bandara

Specified Officer

Mr. Bandara Counts over 38 years of experience in the industry in the executive grade out of which 11 years experience in Actuarial & Life Reinsurance. He is a BSc. (Hons), A.C.I.I. Chartered Insurer and over 27 years post qualification experience with SLIC.

He is an Associate Member of the Chartered Insurance Institute London since 1991 and served two years with Richard Pieris & Company PLC as Group Insurance Manager.

Mr. K Fernando

Manager – Life

Mr. Kaushal Fernando counts over 18 years of experience in Life Underwriting, Claims and holds responsibility for the technical operations of the policy processing. Prior to joining Arpico he served in many capacities at leading Insurance companies.

Mrs. L A C Priyanthi

Manager – Actuarial

Mrs. Priyanthi counts over 20 years of experience in the Insurance Industry. She holds a BSc. Degree with First Class Honors in Mathematics and Statistics from University of Colombo and holds a M.Sc. in Actuarial Science also from the University of Colombo.