Board of Directors

Dhammeswari Wickramasinghe
Chairperson / Course Director


The Director of Shakthi Institute Mrs Dhammeswari Wickramasinghe – past pupil of Ladies' College and Visakha Vidyalaya – was ranked No. 01 in the Arts Stream at the Advanced Level Examination in 1952.

She completed the 04 year Honours Degree in 03 years at the University of Peradeniya and obtained a B.A. Honours 1st class Degree.

She proceeded to London on a University Scholarship and obtained the M.A. with Distinction at the University of London.

She was Deputy Principal Visakha Vidayalaya for over a decade.

Tushan Wickramasinghe
MBA (ECU, Aus)
Founder Director


Tushan Wickramasinghe is the Chairman / CEO of Capital TRUST Holdings (Pvt) Ltd, Capital TRUST Credit (Pvt) Ltd, Capital TRUST Financial (Pvt) Ltd,  Capital TRUST Properties (Pvt) Ltd, Capital TRUST Property Developers (Pvt) Ltd and Capital TRUST Partners (Pvt) Ltd.

He is the Managing Director / CEO of Capital TRUST Securities (Pvt) Ltd. Tushan has facilitated and arranged many of the strategic transactions in the Colombo Stock Exchange. Under his leadership the Company has expanded to have the largest local investor client base which is served through eight branches. In 2010 and FY 2010/2011, the company achieved the distinction of being ranked number One among all securities broking firms in Sri Lanka, in terms of transactions turnover, brokerage income and the number of trades. This was even more significant as the year 2010 is when the country’s stock market recorded the highest ever turnover.

He was a Director of Lanka ORIX Leasing Co. PLC from 2002 to 2009 and is currently a Director of Peoples Merchant Finance PLC and E-Channeling PLC. Further, he is the Proprietor of Shakthi Institute, an educational institute with over 10,000 registered students.

He holds a Master of Business Administration from the Edith Cowan University in Australia.