Chas Gunaratne

Strategic, Financial, Commercial & Risk Management Leader

About Me

Chas is an executive with 12 years’ experience in Finance across broad range of

Chas is an executive with12 years’ experience in Finance across broad range of industries, with specialised experience in real estate investments, and funds management. Chas is a consultant who began his career at Ernst & Young, EY, before moving into private real estate investments a few years ago. Companies have benefited greatly from Chas’ applied skills and experience in the private real estate investment industry, especially around the efficiency of real estate investments and the application of key financial drivers to complex opportunities. His all-encompassing finance background also allows for greater efficiency in assessing potential targets and managing financial growth and investor returns.

2+ years experience in working for a tech venture ecosystem and VC fund, including high tech companies across retail tech, fintech and travel tech. Leverage blockchain, AI, IoT and other emerging technologies to create an advanced and connected world. Fostering a user-centric approach and open-source culture to build the infrastructure for the emerging decentralised web. The ecosystem is growing with developers, ventures, partnered businesses and startups that are passionate about creating a thriving decentralised future together.


Accession Capital Ltd (July 2018 – Current)

Accession Capital specialises in property and finance consulting (www.accessioncapital.co.nz).


  • Property advisory
  • Property syndication
  • Funds management
  • Asset and facilities management
  • Strategic modelling and growth management
  • Property due diligence
  • Financial modelling
  • Capital raising
  • Finance structuring
  • Development and project management
  • Reporting and communication


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