Board of Directors


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D.H.S. Jayawardena
Chairman

Harry Jayawardena is the Chairman of Melstacorp. He was elected to the post in 2006 after serving as its managing director for almost two decades. He heads many successful ventures in diversified fiel ...
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Amitha Gooneratne
Managing Director

Amitha Gooneratne is the Chairman of Melsta Logistics (Pvt) Ltd and Bellvantage (Pvt) Ltd. He is a Director of Periceyl (Pvt) Ltd, Balangoda Plantations PLC, Lanka Bell Ltd, Telecom Frontier (Pvt) Ltd ...
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C.R. Jansz
Director

Jansz is a Director of Melstacorp PLC and other companies of the Group. He is a Director of Lanka Milk Foods (CWE) PLC, Lanka Dairies (Pvt) Ltd and other companies in the Lanka Milk Foods group. Jans ...
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Niranjan de S. Deva Aditya
Director

Niranjan Deva Aditya is an aeronautical engineer, scientist, economist and Conservative Member of the European Parliament. He is Vice President of the Development Committee, ECR Coordinator, Chairman ...
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Dr. Naomal Balasuriya
Director

Dr. Naomal Balasuriya is a medical doctor turned entrepreneur who is internationally renowned as a motivational speaker. His professional expertise ranges from medicine, military, management, marketin ...
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Captain K.J. Kahanda (retired)
Director

Capt. Kahanda joined the Distilleries Company of Sri Lanka as a regional manager and was appointed a Director of the Group in 2006. He is also a Director of Pelwatte Sugar Industries. A former officer ...
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D. Hasitha S. Jayawardena
Non-Independent Non-Executive Director

Hasitha Jayawardena was appointed to the boards of Melstacorp and Periceyl (Pvt) Ltd in 2015. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Kent and worked as an ...
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Ranjeevan Seevaratnam
Independent Non-Executive Director

Ranjeevan Seevaratnam was appointed to the board in 2015. He is also an Independent Non-Executive Director of a number of public quoted companies. Seevaratnam is a graduate of the University of Londo ...
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V.J. Senaratne
Company Secretary and Chief Legal Officer

Senaratne was appointed Company Secretary in 1993. She is also the Company Secretary of Periceyl (Pvt) Ltd and an alternate Director of Melstacorp and Distilleries Company of Sri Lanka. She is also a ...