The Master of Business Administration programme of the Faculty of Commerce and Management Studies (FCMS) of the University of Kelaniya, organised an Executive forum to open a dialogue on the way forward in responding to the present economic crisis in Sri Lanka. The event was organised under the theme ‘From hindsight to foresight: The way forward for inclusive development of Sri Lanka.’
It was held on 2 July at Sheraton Kosgoda Turtle Beach Resort.
The panellists of the forum were Dr. P.K.G. Harischandra, Director of the Economic Research Department of CBSL, Nalin Brian Karunaratne, CEO at Ceylon Biscuits Limited, Hasitha Premaratne, Group Finance Director at Brandix Lanka Ltd, and Thimal Perera, CEO of DFCC Bank PLC.
The forum was moderated by Dr. Sugeeth Patabendige, Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Commerce and Management Studies, University of Kelaniya, and Sadathana Wickramasinghe (Representing MBA batch 12). The forum was graced by Dr. Narada Fernando, Dean of the Faculty of Commerce and Management Studies, Dr. Ruwani Fernando, Coordinator of the MBA programme, Dr. Srinath Dissanayake, Technical Coordinator of the MBA programme, former coordinators, the management committee of the MBA programme, representatives of the academic staff of FCMS, and the students of MBA batch 12 and 13