#245, Dharmapala Mawatha,
Colombo 07, Sri Lanka.
Tel : +94114-799999
Fax : +94114-799912-904
Manager : Mr. Prasanna De Silva
#10, Shavia Rd, Ambagahayata,
Rathnapura, Sri Lanka.
Tel : +94 452-233 200
Fax : +94 452-233 202
TKS Finance takes innovative financing to Ratnapura
Consolidating the impressive progress accomplished within a short span of just 14 months since commencing operations, TKS Finance Company took yet another important step in the direction of achieving their vision of providing Sri Lankans with innovative and timely financial solutions speedily.
Accordingly, launching their plan of opening 20 branches throughout Sri Lanka, the first-ever branch was opened on 1 November 2012 at No. 10, Saviya Road, Ambagahayata, Ratnapura. The honour of declaring this historic branch of TKS Finance was bestowed upon Janaki Mampitiya, Assistant Governor of Central Bank of Sri Lanka and former Chairman of National Savings Bank, Malaysia and Deputy Chairman of TKS Finance Ltd. Dato Azim Zabidi.
The enthusiastic people of Ratnapura who had flocked to the opening ceremony subsequently transacted ‘opening day businesses’ in the presence of CEO of TKS Finance Rasika Kaluarachchi, Veteran Banker, and former Senior Deputy General Manager of Bank of Ceylon Mano Alles, Directors of TKS Finance, Managing Director of Institute of Bankers of Sri Lanka Sham Abeyratne and all the other foreign members of the Board of Directors and the eager staff of TKS Finance.
A notable feature of the event which attracted everyone’s interest was the unveiling of the commemorative symbolic money-tree by the Deputy Chairman of TKS Finance by Dato Azim Zabidi.
Expressing his views at the opening ceremony, Dato Azim Zabidi said that the aim of TKS Finance is to forge ahead in the financial sector through good corporate governance and proper financial risk management.
He added that a total of 20 branches of the company will be opened island-wide in the near future, with the next two coming up in Negombo and Matara very soon.
Janaki Mampitiya, Assistant Governor of Central Bank of Sri Lanka, emphasised that foreign investment of this nature is vital for the growth of Sri Lanka’s economy. The fact that TKS Finance has exceeded the Central Bank stipulated value of the capital base was mentioned in glowing terms by Mampitiya. CEO of TKS Finance Rasika Kaluarachchi while addressing the gathering mentioned that the company has the strong backing of leading investors in Malaysia and the company has already won the hearts of the people by introducing several innovative products for the benefit of many segments of the society. These products include flexi fixed deposits, savings accounts, instant personal loans for Government employees, leasing schemes for young professionals, VIP pawning/gold loans, leasing, hire purchase, vehicle loans, business loans, loans against shares, consumer durable financing, microfinance etc.
He concluded with this invigorating announcement: “In the near future, we will be offering our customers credit card schemes and ATM network convenience for their benefit. With all these benefits available, I invite people living in and around Ratnapura to do business with us and obtain these superlative services that we have to offer.”
Manager : Mr. T Asela Nawarathna
#398/c, Galle RD, Pamburana,
Matara, Sri Lanka.
Tel : +94 412-236 940
Fax : +94 412-236 942
TKS Finance establishes innovative financing in Matara
TKS Finance launched into the new year in grand style, bringing their popular financial products into the thriving southern province on 2 January 2013, by opening their second branch office at 398/C, Galle Road, Pamburana, Matara. Rejuvenating their expansion program, TKS Finance will eventually have 20 branches across the country’s most strategic locations.
TKS Finance’s Malaysian Director Ling Chui Zhen and Sri Lankan Director T. Dharmarajah declared open the new branch office, in the presence of TKS Finance CEO Rasika Kaluarachchi, Director Lee Chong Pa, Central Bank of Sri Lanka’s Provincial Manager W. Yapa Pathirana, the District Secretary of Matara W.K.K. Athukorala, President of the Matara Traders Union A.B. Rukman De Silva along with TKS Finance staff and the versatile and renowned business community of Matara.
Dharmarajah stated that he was delighted to announce the fact that TKS Finance has, from the inception itself, enshrined strict compliance with Central Bank regulations, proper risk management and prudent financial management factors as vital factors in its corporate governance. He explained that these have helped the company run smoothly, enabling it to offer its ever growing clientele with innovative and timely financial products.
CEO Rasika Kaluarachchi added that as a result of TKS Finance’s Malaysian directors’ substantial investment and confidence placed in the local management, the company has witnessed a steady growth, drawing an ever expanding customer base to experience the benefits of its people-oriented financial product portfolio.
These include products such as flexi fixed deposits, the ‘Rajya Abhimana’ instant loan scheme, young professionals’ leasing, loans against shares and leasing, hire purchase, business loans etc.
He concluded with the announcement, which was warmly received by the gathering, that TKS Finance will be introducing an ATM network and credit cards in the near future.
Manager : Mr. Sudil De Alwis
#1/301, St.Joseph Street,
Negombo, Sri Lanka.
Tel : +94 312-225 010
Fax : +94 312-225 016
TKS Finance opens at Negombo
Adding momentum to the expansion programme of the company that is admired for introducing many innovative financial products to the people, TKS Finance Company, opened its Negombo branch recently, thus moving ahead confidently in their quest to open 20 branches island-wide.
Former Assistant Governor of Central Bank of Sri Lanka and present Director General of the Institute of Bankers of Sri Lanka S.H.A.M. Abeyratne, CEO, TKS Finance Rasika Kaluarachchi, Deputy Chairman Dato Abdul AzimZabidi
Paying a glowing tribute to the progress being made by TKS Finance, Chief Guest former Assistant Governor of Central Bank of Sri Lanka and the present Director General of the Institute of Bankers of Sri Lanka S.H.A.M. Abeyratne said that TKS Finance has been able to be on par with the standards of the Banks.
He justified this significant statement by stressing on the fact that he says this with his experience of over 40 years in the banking industry.
Abeyratne explained that in the recent past the financial sector experienced a crisis and a loss of public confidence due to the unprofessional conduct and lack of corporate governance and risk management of few companies.
He said that he was happy to note that as a new player to the market, TKS Finance had avoided all such negative situations by skillful and prudent professional management and within a short time had made a positive brand name for itself within the financial sector while successfully achieving a profitable status as well.
CEO of TKS Finance, Rasika Kaluarachchi stated that the success of the company was based on the innovative products the company introduced to the market which were accepted by people with much enthusiasm as very beneficial and timely.
He explained that having introduced the novel and popular ‘Flexi-Fixed deposit’, the company followed up with RajyaAbhimana, VIP Pawning, Leasing for Young Professionals, Loans against Shares, Business Loans, Credit Cards etc along with all the other normal financial services.
He invited the industrious populace of Negombo to rely on TKS Finance as their friend who was well capable of providing financial support in their industrial, commercial fishery and agricultural pursuits.
Along with the large gathering of people of the area, TKS Finance company’s Deputy Chairman Dato Abdul Azim Zabidi and Directors Ling Chui Zhen and Lee Chong Pa too were present to witness the grand opening amidst much applause and cheering.
Manager : Mr. Dilshan Perera
No.69, S De S Jayasinghe Mw,
Tel 0094 114 500 200
Fax 0094 11 81 46 46
Manager : Mr. Nalin Kumara
No.40, Cross street,
Kandy, Sri Lanka.
Tel. 0094 814 950 279
Fax. 0094 812 204 897
Manager : Mr. Rajitha Handunsooriya
No.18, Mihindu Mawatha,
Kurunegala, Sri Lanka.
Tel. 0094 37 494 2885
Fax. 0094 37 222 4731
Manager : Mr. Josaph Kingsley
No.285, Central Road,
Trincomalee, Sri Lanka.
Tel. 0094 264 927 878
Fax. 0094 264 641 004
Manager : Mr. Chaminda Nuwan Panawenna
No.97, Kandy Road,
Kiribathgoda, Sri Lanka.
Tel : 0094 114 379 031
Fax : 0094 112 814 646
Manager : Mr. Nadeeka Sri Sampath
No.14, New Galle Road,
Ambalangoda, Sri Lanka.
Tel. 0094 91 49 41 825
Fax. 0094 91 22 55 881
Acting Branch Manager : Mr. Rasika Senewirathna
30 & 36, Sri Dewamiththa Mawatha,
China Garden, Galle,
Tel. 0094 91 4943090 – 91
Fax. 0094 91 4943891
Manager : Mr. Anoj Wedage
27 1/1, Sea Street,
Colombo 11, Sri Lanka.
Tel. 0094 112 33 87 87
Fax. 0094 112 33 66 62