Lakshan Madurasinghe - Royal Institute of Colombo

Lakshan Madurasinghe

BSc. Management & Dip. in Econ 03', Director Public Affairs, Communication & Sustainability at Coca-Cola Beverages Sri Lanka Ltd.
Lakshan Madurasinghe possesses over 18 years of experience in a broad array of industries including Banking, FMCG, Construction and the International Development sector. His diverse academic background includes management, diplomacy, international relations, human resource management, psychology and economics. He is currently employed at Coca-Cola Beverages Sri Lanka Limited as the Director of Public Affairs, Communications and Sustainability. In this role, he provides the Sri Lankan business with functional guidance in Government Relations, Stakeholder Management, Policy Advocacy, Sustainability, Community Relations, Industry representation, Internal & External Communications, Media Relations and Crisis Management.
He was previously engaged with the International Labour Organization as the focal point on a National Youth Employment Programme and had consulted UNICEF on the Convention on Rights of the Child. Lakshan’s core passion is centered around creating partnerships for change. He is an advocate for building leadership and alleviating poverty housing in Sri Lanka. To this effect, he is an avid promoter of decent, safe and affordable housing for all and has been closely associated with Habitat for Humanity Sri Lanka since 2009 in alleviating poverty housing across the island. He served as the President and Chairman of the National Board of Directors in Sri Lanka from 2015 – 2018. At present, he is also serving the Boards of the American Chamber of Commerce and AIESEC in Sri Lanka. He is an Alumna of the University of London and also served as the International Chapter Leader for the Alumni of the University in Sri Lanka for several years.
BSc. Management & Dip. in Econ 03′
Director Public Affairs,
Communication & Sustainability at Coca-Cola Beverages Sri Lanka Ltd.