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National Advisory Committee

National Advisory Committee

The National Advisory Committee (NAC) consists of professionals from the transport and logistics industry, from various organizations such as Government Ministries, Public Bodies, State Universities, Chambers, Professional Institutes and Forces. The NAC will play a vital role in communicating strategic output of the international conference to the Government of Sri Lanka for the development of the transport, logistics and supply chain industry.

 

Chairman

Mr. Sunil Hettiarachchi,

Secretary

Ministry of Highways & Road Development and Petroleum Resources Development

 

Committee Members

 

Ministries

Eng. S. M. D. L. Senarathna

Assistant Director - Engineering

 

Eng. P. P. Jayasekara

Assistant Director - Engineering

Ministry of Highways & Road Development and Petroleum Resources Development

 

 

Public Bodies

Mr. Janak Ranaweera

Director (Development Planning) & (Research & Development)

Urban Development Authority

 

 

Mr. P. Deegala

Sri Lanka Railways

Mr. Gnanasiri Withanage

Head of Civil Engineering (Planning & Design)

Airport & Aviation Services (Sri Lanka) Limited

Universities

Dr. T. L. Gunaruwan

Senior Lecturer - Department of Economics/Faculty of Arts

University of Colombo

SLSTL

Dr. A. Anburuvel

Senior Lecturer - Department of Civil Engineering

University of Jaffna

Eng. (Dr.) T.Sivakumar

Senior Lecturer, Dept. of Transport & Logistics Management, Faculty of Engineering,

University of Moratuwa

Dr. A. G. H. J. Edirisinghe

Head - Civil Engineering

University of Peradeniya

SLSTL

Dr. Terrance M. Rengarasu

University of Ruhuna

SLSTL

Dr. G. N. Samarasekara

Senior Lecturer - Faculty of Engineering

University of Sri Jayewardenepura

Chambers

Mr. Dinesh de Silva

Member - CCC National Agenda Committee on Logistics & Transport

The Ceylon Chamber of Commerce

SLSTL

Mr. Sujeewa Samaraweera

Past President - The National Chamber of Commerce of Sri Lanka

Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry of Sri Lanka

 

Mr. M. Shiham Marikar

Secretary General/Chief Executive Officer

National Chamber of Exporters of Sri Lanka

 

Mr. Niral Kadawatharatchie

Member

Chamber of Young Lankan Entrepreneurs

 

 

 

Professional Institutes

Mr. I. G. Perera

President

Institute of Supply and Materials Management

 

Prof. W. D. Lakshman

Chairman

Sri Lanka Association for Political Economy

 

Mr. M. B. Kiriella

Vice President

Sri Lanka Economic Association

 

Dr. Aruna Shantha

Former Co-Chair

Sri Lanka Forum of University Economists