Rolf has a corporate career spanning over 3 decades, including positions at Sony,
Minolta and Johnson & Johnson....
SLCPI Function : Hon. Secretary
First Name: Rolf Family Name: Blaser SLCPI Function: Hon. Secretary Designation: Managing Director / CEO Company: A. Baurs & Co. (Pvt) Ltd Biography:
Rolf has a corporate career spanning over 3 decades, including positions at Sony, Minolta and Johnson & Johnson. He has a bachelor’s degree in economics from the Zurich University of Applied Sciences and an Executive MBA from the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland. With experience in Europe and Southeast Asia he has a strong cross-cultural competency and brings a passion for operational excellence to every role. Rolf served as the CEO Alternate and Director at Baurs since 2017 and from 2018 October he serves as the Managing Director/CEO.
The first woman president of the Sri Lanka Chamber of the Pharmaceutical Industry
Kasturi Chellaraja Wilson
SLCPI Function: President
First Name: Kasturi Family Name: Chellaraja Wilson SLCPI Function: President Designation: Managing Director Company: Hemas Pharmaceuticals (Pvt) Ltd Biography: The first woman president of the Sri Lanka Chamber of the Pharmaceutical Industry and the first female Group CEO of a public quoted conglomerate in Sri Lanka. Currently the CEO of Hemas Holdings PLC, Kasturi is also a committee member of the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce (CCC), and a member of the Sub-Committee on Economic, Fiscal and Policy Planning. She was appointed director of the National Sports Council in 2020. Kasturi was recognized as one of twelve Top Women Change-Makers in the country in 2019 by the Parliament of Sri Lanka and has represented the country as a member of the National Netball and Basketball Teams.
Sanjiva had his primary and secondary education at Mahanama College, Colombo 03. He had obtained his...
SLCPI Function: Senior Vice President
First Name: Sanjiva Family Name: Wijesekera SLCPI Function: Senior Vice President Designation: Executive Director Company:George Steuart Health (Pvt)Ltd Biography:
Sanjiva had his primary and secondary education at Mahanama College, Colombo 03 . He had obtained his Masters of Business Administration (MBA) from the American University of Asia’s campus which is affiliated to University of Houston Clear Lake Texas. He is a fellow member of Chartered Professional Managers (FCMA). He counts over 30 years of industry experience where he held many positions prior to his board appointment in the year 2000. Presently he holds the position of Executive Director of George Steuart Health which is a subsidiary of the oldest mercantile establishment in Sri Lanka George Steuart & Co Ltd - established in 1835.
Treasurer of the Sri Lanka Chamber of Pharmaceutical Industry , Immedi ..
SLCPI Function: Hon. Treasurer
First Name: Srimal Family Name: Fernando SLCPI Function: Hon. Treasurer Designation: Deputy Managing Director Company:Astron Limited Biography:
Treasurer of the Sri Lanka Chamber of Pharmaceutical Industry , Immediate Past President of The Sri Lanka Pharmaceutical Manufacturers’ Association, Immediate Past President of the Sri Lanka -Greater Mekong Business Council - Ceylon Chamber of Commerce.
Shyam is an Executive Director at Sunshine Holdings PLC, a diversified ...
SLCPI Function: Immediate Past President
Shyam is an Executive Director at Sunshine Holdings PLC, a diversified conglomerate, revenue exceeding SLR 25 Billion for FY19 and 1,200 employees across Healthcare, Consumer Goods, Agri-business and Renewable Energy sectors. Shyam is responsible for the Consumer and Healthcare sectors of the group which account for over 60% of group revenues.
He has led Sunshine Healthcare to become a market leader in pharmaceuticals, medical devices and wellness products, representing over 60 international healthcare companies. Healthguard Pharmacy is transforming customer retail experience by offering pharmacy, wellness and beauty products in a holistic way.
The Group’s Consumer sector is represented by Watawala Tea Ceylon, the largest branded tea company locally with over 36% market share, with leading brands as Zesta, Watawala and Ran Kahata; now pursuing international markets for Zesta Connoisseur premium teas.
Shyam graduated from the London School of Economics, UK and holds a MBA from the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, Chicago.