Nimesh Wijesooriya

Vice President, Strategy & Corporate Development at Aristocrat Gaming

Nimesh Wijesooriya has a diverse work experience spanning over several years. Nimesh began their career as a Summer Intern at KPMG in 2007. Nimesh then worked at Dixon Advisory, where they served as an Accounts Assistant and later as an Analyst in Corporate Finance. In 2010, they joined Lazard as an Investment Banking Summer Analyst and eventually became an Analyst. Nimesh then transitioned to UBS in 2014 as an Associate Director. In 2016, Nimesh returned to Aristocrat, where they held roles as an Associate Director in M&A and later as a Group Director of Corporate Strategy and M&A. In 2018, they moved to Big Fish Games as the Vice President of Finance. Currently, since April 2020, Nimesh serves as the Vice President of Strategy & Corporate Development at Aristocrat.

Nimesh Wijesooriya completed their Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting and Finance from the University of Sydney in 2008. Nimesh then pursued a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) from the same university, which they completed in 2011. In 2009, they also attended the CFA Institute.


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  • Vice President, Strategy & Corporate Development

    April, 2020 - present

  • Group Director Of Corporate Strategy And M&a

    June, 2017

  • Associate Director - M&a

    July, 2016

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