Corporate Information

Name of Company

Sarvodaya Development Finance Limited (Formerly DDFC)

Parent Company

Sarvodaya Economic Enterprises Development Services (Guarantee) Limited (SEEDS)

Legal Form

Incorporated on 1st January 2010 as a public limited liability company under the Companies Act No. 7 of 2007.
Commenced business operations effective 19th December 2012, as a Licensed Finance Company (LFC) regulated by the Central Bank of Sri Lanka under the Finance Business Act No. 42 of 2011.
Name of the Company was changed from Deshodaya Development Finance Company Limited to Sarvodaya Development Finance Limited in March 2015.

Company Registration Number

PB 3795

Registered Office & Head Office

"Arthadharma Kendraya"
45, Rawatawatte Road, Moratuwa,
Sri Lanka
Telephone No.: 011 5 444 666
Fax No.: 011 2 655 122

Share Capital

Rs. 890,000,020

Share Holding

Sarvodaya Economic Enterprises Development
Services (Guarantee) Limited 54,000,000
Gentosha Total Asset Consulting Inc., Japan 13,500,004
Dr. Vinya Ariyaratne1
Mr. Shakila Wijewardena1

Accounting Year-end

31st March

Board of Directors

Channa de Silva - Chairman
Dr. Vinya Ariyaratne - Chairman upto 6th October
Shakila Wijewardena
K L Gunawardana
Shevon Gooneratne
Dr. Richard Vokes
Masayoshi Yamashita
Dr. Janaki Kuruppu
Alex Perera

Company Secretary

BDO Secretaries (Pvt) Limited,
Corporate Secretarial Services,
"Charter House"
65/2, Sir Chittampalam A Gardiner Mawatha,
Colombo 2


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The People’s Bank PLC
Bank of Ceylon

External Auditors

M/s Ernst & Young,
Chartered Accountants,
201, De Saram Place,
Colombo 10