Colombo Land and Development Company PLC is a public limited liability company which was incorporated under the Companies Ordinance (Cap.145) as a limited company on 8th December 1981 and listed on the Colombo Stock Exchange on 19th March 1986.

The principle activities of the company is the development and leasing out of investment property under operating leases and renting of vehicle parking.
The principal activities of subsidiary companies are renting out developed property, cultivating plantation of teak and mahogany trees.

Board Of Directors

Major General (Retd.) Vidanage Udaya Bandula Nanayakkara

Chairman
(Non Executive Director)

Major General (Retd) Vidanage Udaya Bandula Nanayakkara, VSV USP ndu Hdmc MSc (Def), MMS (Ind), MSc (NS & WS) served in the Sri Lanka Army as an Officer and a Military Engineer. He was the former Chief Field Engineer of the Sri Lanka Army,Brigade Commander 552 Infantry Brigade “Jaffna” and 214 Infantry Brigade “Mannar”. He was also the former Military Spokesman, Director Media, Director Psychological Operations and Area Commander of the Central Province. Major General (Retd) Nanayakkara was educated at Royal College, Colombo and after completing his education, joined the Sri Lanka Army in 1981 as an Officer Cadet.

Mr. Mangala Goonatilleke

(Independent Non-Executive Director)

Mr. Goonatilleke is a Financial Professional with over 30 years post-qualification experience. He has held senior managerial positions in leading public, multinational and private companies during his career.

Mr. Padmesh Sajjeewa Weerasekera

(Director/Chief Executive Officer)

Mr. Padmesh Weerasekera is a business strategist with over 28 years of experience specializing in the areas of corporate strategy, sales, marketing and sustainability. He has worked in a number of industries covering insurance, advertising, telecommunications, FMCG, automotive, banking, logistics, travel, hospitality, real estate operating locally and internationally.

Mr. Dilith Jayaweera

(Non-Executive Director)

Mr Dilith Susantha Jayaweera is a Sri Lankan corporate leader with over three decades of experience in building businesses that have grown to enjoy industry leadership. He is the Group Chairman of George Steuart & Co., Sri Lanka’s oldest mercantile establishment in which he took a controlling interest in 2011. He also sits on the Boards of Citrus Leisure PLC and Colombo Land and Development Company PLC, which are listed on the Colombo Stock Exchange.

Mr. Asoka Weerasooriya

(Independent Non-Executive Director)

Mr. Asoka Weerasooriya, Attorney-at-Law, is an alumnus of Richmond College Galle. He entered the Bar in 1987 and joined the Department of the Attorney General of Sri Lanka in 1988 as a State Counsel. During his legal career spanning over 33 years, he has been in private practice since 1993.

Mr. Sarva Ameresekere

(Executive Director)

Mr. Sarva, Director/CEO of Triad is responsible for the day-to-day operations and management of one of Sri Lanka’s leading advertisement agencies. Under his purview, Triad together with its group of Companies in the communication industry offer clients a comprehensive integrated business solution. Sarva is also involved in the macro management and strategic planning of a diversified portfolio of strategic investments across many sectors.

Mr. Ng Yao Xing, Eugene

(Non Executive Director)

Ng Yao Xing, Eugene is a director from Singapore. He is a graduate of Singapore Management University. He holds several Directorships in property development and management companies in Singapore and Malaysia. In addition he oversees several technical and IT related start up’s in Singapore.

Mr. Lalith Abeysiriwardana

(Non-Executive Director

Mr. Abeysiriwardana is an Attorney-atLaw of the Supreme Court of Sri Lanka and specialises in Civil and Criminal Law. Mr. Abeysiriwardana served as a Director during the period of 2005 to 2010 on the Board of Shipping & Aviation Information and Research (Pvt) Ltd (previously of Central Freight Bureau) under the Ministry of Ports and Aviation.

Mr. Ng Heng Chye Clement

(Alternate Director to Mr. Ng Yao Xing, Eugene)

Ng Yao Xing, Eugene is a director from Singapore. He is a graduate of Singapore Management University. He holds several Directorships in property development and management companies in Singapore and Malaysia. In addition he oversees several technical and IT related start up’s in Singapore.

Mr. Uditha Ranaweera

(Alternate Director to Mr. D S Jayaweera)

Mr. Ranaweera holds a BA (Hons) in Economics and Business from the University of Kent in Canterbury, United Kingdom, and is an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, United Kingdom (ACMA, CGMA). Currently, Mr. Ranaweera holds the position of Group Chief Financial Officer of George Steuart & Company Limited and is a Director of several subsidiary companies of George Steuart Group, which is the oldest corporate house and one of the largest conglomerates in Sri Lanka, diversified into almost every industry.