Taxiya is an innovative ride hailing total mobility solution developed by local talent and is a product of Capital TRUST Mobility Solutions (Pvt) Ltd, which is a subsidiary of Capital TRUST Holdings Limited.

Entering the financial services industry as a Stock Broking firm in 1991, today, Capital TRUST Holdings Limited through its 34 subsidiaries has expanded into many areas of businesses including Property Development, Real Estate solutions, Margin Trading, Investment Advisory, Wealth Management, Information Technology, Education and Packaging.

It was awarded the ‘Asia’s Greatest Brands 2018’ Award in the ‘Diversified’ category.

With exemplary leadership and high professionalism displayed by the entire team, the company is constantly seeking newer avenues to capitalize on market opportunities, drive business results and economic growth. It is recognized not only for its expertise, but also for its integrity, high ethics, transparency, accountability and TRUST built up amongst investors and the business community.

With the launch of Taxiya, the company seeks to make mobility a service that is seamless, secure and convenient for all.

The company aspires to go the extra mile and make additional effort to ensure that the user’s experience with Taxiya is simply perfect. Our fleet of vehicles includes Bikes, Tuks, Buddy, Mini and Cars which are very well maintained and fully insured.

Cutting edge technology is incorporated through mobile and computer aided dispatch to ensure user expectations are met in this ever growing transport market space. A 24/7/365 state of the art Call Center is equipped to fulfill customer queries around the clock.

We expect to offer our users a total mobility solution that is a cut above the rest. With this in mind our objective will be to support the Sri Lankan economy by improving the livelihood of drivers, and the productivity of our users through proactive digital mobility solutions.

Our Mission

To add value to our users by enabling them to pursue their journeys, smartly and safely. We do this by offering our passengers the finest riding experience at competitive prices through our top notch service-oriented drivers and state of the art vehicle fleet. Our core aim is to attract and retain our customers by continuously finding ways to better exceed their expectations through our innovative offerings and services. We only work with the finest and the best to bring this maxim to life.
Convenience & Agility

We empower customers with systems and touch points to facilitate all travel requirements with minimum effort. Our business incorporates an Omni-channel approach to ensure on-demand service is met with a high degree of quality.

Service Excellence & Reliability

Each driver is carefully scrutinized prior to registration to certify whether they have a positive track record, driving history and relevant insurance. We also ensure proper training is provided to ensure high customer-centric behavior throughout the journey.

System Integrity & Innovation

Our technology is developed with the most up to date services and security protocols to ensure customer data stays secure and intact. The Taxiya team constantly stays open to innovative, disruptive opportunities that can further add value.

Our Team

Mr Tushan Wickramasinghe
Chairman

Mr Wickramasinghe is the Chairman/CEO of Capital TRUST Holdings Group of Companies which has expanded into many areas of businesses, including Margin Trading, Investment Advisory, Wealth Management, Property Development, Real Estate Solutions, Information Technology, Packaging, Education and Investments.

Mr Wickramasinghe is the Managing Director of Capital TRUST Securities (Pvt) Ltd and has been credited for arranging many of the strategic transactions in the Colombo Stock Exchange. Under his leadership the company has achieved many significant milestones. Mr Wickramasinghe is the Chairman of ALFT Packaging Co. (Pvt) Ltd and he was the Chairman of Industrial Asphalts PLC.

Mr Wickramasinghe was also a Director of Lanka ORIX Leasing Co. PLC, People’s Merchant Finance PLC, and E-channeling PLC.

He is also the Founder Director of Shakthi Institute of Education ( Pvt) Ltd, an educational institute with over 15,000 registered students.

Mr Wickramasinghe holds a Master of Business Administration from the Edith Cowan University in Australia.

Recently, he received the ‘Asia’s Greatest Leaders 2018’ Award at the Asia’s Greatest Brands & Leaders 2018 award ceremony in Singapore in January 2019.

Rasika Vidanalage
Chief Operating Officer

Rasika Vidanalage currently holds the position of Chief Operating Officer of Capital TRUST Mobility Solutions (Pvt) Ltd. In addition, he also serves as the Director/CEO of Capital TRUST Automobiles (Pvt) Ltd. Furthermore, he was Senior Manager of Capital TRUST Securities (Pvt) Ltd from 2009 to 2018.

He was a Group Manager for WNS Global Services (Private) Limited heading the SEDOL Division (Stock Exchange Daily Official List) for London Stock Exchange, where he acquired a wealth of knowledge in global financial markets.

During his tenure at HSBC Sri Lanka he was involved in Personal Banking, Financial Accounting, Financial Analysis and Internal Controls.

Mr. Vidanalage is an Associate Member of Chartered Management Accountants (CIMA) UK.

He holds a double major degree in Marketing and Management from Northwood University, USA and holds a Masters in Business Administration from the University of West London, UK.

Asanka Perera
Head of Corporate Sales

Mr. Perera was a Manager of Capital TRUST Securities (Pvt) Ltd from 2005 to 2018.

Before joining Capital TRUST Group in 2005, he was employed at D.P Global Securities (Private) Limited.

He holds more than 15 years of experience in capital markets, with specialized knowledge and experience in handling different segments of clients such as local and foreign individuals and institutions

He was qualified as a certified Investment Advisor from Colombo Stock Exchange in 2005 and completed a Diploma in Telecommunication and Electronics Engineering in 2001 from City and Guilds of London Institute.

Susantha Bandara
Head of Drivers

Mr. Bandara was the Head of Branches and Compliance Officer of Capital Trust Securities (Pvt) Limited from 2010 to 2018. Prior to 2010. He was the Head of the Kandy and Negombo branches of the Colombo Stock Exchange. His main competencies include compliance and team administration.

Mr. Bandara holds a MA in Financial Economics and Postgraduate Diploma in Development Economics from the University of Colombo.

Dilusha Muthugoda
Head of Operations

Ms. Muthugoda is responsible for managing Taxiya’s front line operations, managing the call center of customer and passenger queries and ensuring passengers are successfully connected with their drivers around the clock.

A successful executive with more than 12 years’ experience in the corporate sector in customer care, sales operations and corporate management. Ms. Muthugoda has gained significant exposure in telecommunication and transportation solutions.