Dimantha Seneviratne

Director, Group Chief Executive Officer, NDB

Dimantha Seneviratne carries to his credit over 30 years of experience in banking and financial services, including 17 years with the HSBC Group. His exposures comes from multiple jurisdictions including Thailand, Bangladesh, Maldives and the Middle East. At home in Sri Lanka, he presently serves as the Director/ Group CEO of National Development Bank PLC, prior to which, he was the CEO of PanAsia Banking Corporation. Dimantha is reputed for being a transformational CEO, where he’s been instrumental in leading his teams and organizations to exceptional turn-around results in a short span of time.

Dimantha is a director of several NDB Group subsidiary companies engaged in capital market services in Sri Lanka. He is currently the Chairman of Sri Lanka Banks’ Association and also a director of LankaClear Private Limited and the Credit Information Bureau of Sri Lanka, three critical constituents in the financial services sector in Sri Lanka which have implemented ground breaking initiatives in the recent past.

Dimantha is a strong proponent of gender equality, and has strategized and given leadership to many women empowering initiatives at NDB, propelling NDB to be the Bank of choice for every aspiring Sri Lankan woman.


National Development Bank PLC is one of Sri Lanka’s premier banking institutions, engaged in universal banking services and fully-fledged capital market services through its subsidiary companies. As the fourth largest listed bank in the country, NDB is charting a new course of direction in the Sri Lankan banking industry, with innovative products, digitization, exceptional customer service and superior financial performance.

NDB‘s commitment to women empowerment is strongly embedded in its strategies. With a strategic pillar, financial resources and a team dedicated for Banking on Women, NDB has championed a research backed women-centric proposition dubbed as NDB Araliya to empower aspiring Sri Lankan women. NDB is also the first and only corporate in Sri Lanka to be EDGE certified for gender equality at the work place.

Recognized as the Best Bank and Best Digital Bank in Sri Lanka recently by renowned publications such as AsiaMoney, Global Finance USA and The Banker Magazine UK, NDB is committed to the success of every Sri Lankan, driven by the mission of “Becoming the Banking Group of Choice”.