Company Profile - AIA Insurance Lanka PLC

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  • To play a leadership role in driving economic and social development in Sri Lanka.


  • To become the pre-eminent life insurance provider in Sri Lanka.

Our history

  • AIA Company Limited ("AIA"), Hong Kong acquired the entirety of the shareholding in AIA Holdings Lanka (Private) Limited who is the majority shareholder of AIA Insurance Lanka PLC ("AIA Insurance"), in December 2012. AIA also acquired a direct 5% of the shareholding in AIA Insurance in December 2012.

    Through a voluntary offer declared to acquire the remaining shares of AIA Insurance held by minority shareholders, AIA also acquired a further 4.88% direct holding in AIA Insurance in May 2013.

    Consequent to the above acquisitions of indirect and direct shareholdings, AIA now owns an effective shareholding of 97.15% in AIA Insurance Lanka PLC.

Board of Directors

Name Designation
Name Designation
Gordon Timmins Watson Chairman/ Director
Manoj Ramachandran Director
Deepal Sooriyarachchi Director
Heerak Basu Director
Sally Wan Director
Mitchell David New Director

Executive Committee

Name Designation
Shah Rouf Chief Executive Officer
Upul Wijesinghe Deputy Chief Executive Officer /Chief Agency Director
Chathuri Munaweera Director Human Resources & Legal
Chandana Jayasooriya Director IT
Amal Perera Director Partnerships
Kelum Senanayke Director Operations
Indika Prematunga General Manager - Finance/ Chief Financial Officer
Gavin D' Rosairo General Manager/ Chief Risk Officer