Mithila Abeysekera brings over 20 years of transformative leadership in the technology landscape. Having served in leading impactful roles in multiple reputed banks in Sri Lanka, under IT, Digital & Sales pillars. Mithila possesses a unique blend of financial and digital expertise. With a proven track record in steering Digital & Cross-functional teams and driving innovation, Mithila currently heads the IT and digital transformation at First Capital Holdings. His focus on cutting-edge solutions reflects a wide span of technical proficiencies.
Academically, Mithila holds an MBA from the Australian Institute of Business and a BSc in Business Information Systems with First-Class Honours from the University of Greenwich, UK. His intellectual repertoire further extends to banking examinations (CBF & DBF) from the Institute of Bankers Sri Lanka, coupled with additional certifications in business process excellence.
Beyond the confines of his professional realm, Mithila brings a unique dimension to leadership, having passionately represented the National Basketball Team for over 15 years. His collaborative leadership style shines through in his emphasis on aligning stakeholders, adept conflict resolution, and the cultivation of an innovative organizational culture.