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Sri Lanka Equity Forum » Stock Market News » Watawala Tea appoints Surith Perera as CEO

Watawala Tea appoints Surith Perera as CEO

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1 Watawala Tea appoints Surith Perera as CEO on Thu Oct 01, 2015 9:41 am

Melissa Pereira


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 01st October, 2015 and succeeds Visal Wickramarathne who has played an integral role in propelling Watawala Tea Ceylon to its present market leadership position.


Surith Perera possesses over 23 years of experience in Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) Marketing and Sales. Having joined as a Management Trainee, he has proven his capability across diverse product categories ranging from food & beverages to home care and personal care, in Sri Lanka as well as overseas. He was appointed to the Unilever Sri Lanka Board in 2006 as Marketing Director Home Care and Foods and also served as Customer Development and Sales Director from 2010 onwards. Surith has delivered impressive and consistent results throughout his career, having been responsible for launching and nurturing some of Unilever Sri Lanka's leading brands.



Surith holds a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from the Post-Graduate Institute of Management of the University of Sri Jayewardenepura and is also a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, London (FCMA, CGMA).



"Being a top marketing & sales professional, Surith's appointment is most timely, at a time Watawala Tea Ceylon is particularly focusing on expanding its footprint abroad via exports and further strengthening its local operations," Sunshine Holdings PLC Group Managing Director, Vish Govindasamy said. "Being a leader of proven calibre and leveraging his strengths in operational, strategic and people development, Surith has the potential to take the company to its next level of progression."



Watawala Tea Ceylon Ltd, a joint venture between Sunshine Holdings PLC, TATA Global Beverages and Pyramid Wilmar Plantations Pvt Ltd, markets three distinct brands of Tea: 'Zesta', 'Watawala Tea' and 'Ran Kahata.' The largest branded tea company in the country in terms of consumer preference at present, Watawala Tea Ceylon also operates gift tea boutiques and is also involved in tea exports, earning much needed foreign revenue for the country. Apart from tea, the company also markets Zest bottled water and Oliet edible oil.
Courtesy: Ceylon Financial Today 1 October 2015

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