- General Manager
Combined experience of 20 years in both liner shipping and logistics industry.
Career starting in mid 1990’s with CMA-CGM under the Hayleys Group and thereafter moving to Maersk Logistics (subsequently renamed DAMCO) from 1999 to mid 2005.
Employed at a John Keells Group subsidiary company representing Shenker-Stinnes Group for a brief period of 1 ½ years before moving back for a brief stint in liner shipping with PIL.
Employed at Expolanka Freight for 7 years handling Key Accounts with an extensive client portfolio from different industry verticals in the capacity of Senior Manager.
- Deputy General Manager – Business Development
CIM (UK) qualified with 13 year experience in the Shipping & Logistics sector.
Functioned as a Marketing and Sales Executive at Hanjin Shipping . (2006-2009).
Later joined the Pership Group of Companies in the capacity of Route Business Development Manager, pursuing outbound business opportunities into the US market as well as other geographies.(2009-2013) .
Experienced in handling Air as well as Ocean Freight and also developing 3PL operations.
- Deputy General Manager - Business Development
Former Regional Customer Services Manager of Maersk Line Sri Lanka till July 2016. Prior to that functioned as Sales Manager of Maersk Line Sri Lanka from 2006 to 2008.
Formally employed with John Keells Group (under its Holding Company, Subsidiaries and Associate Companies), for 25 years. John Keells is Sri Lanka’s largest listed conglomerate.
Headed Sales & Marketing & Customer Services functions for P&O Nedlloyd Sri Lanka, then 4th largest container line in the world (till 2006).
Represented John Keells Logistics in the Executive Committee (EXCO) of Sri Lanka Freight Forwarders’ Association (SLFFA) from 2008 to 2012. Functioned as the alternate for the Executive Committee (EXCO) of Ceylon Association of Ships’ Agents (CASA) for the period 2012 to 2016 representing Maersk Lanka.
Member of Chartered Institute of Logistics & Transport UK (MILT).