Corporate Management


Mr. Sathis Nawarathne

Group Chairman/ Managing Director
[B.A, Dip in HRM]

Founder of Sadaharitha Plantations Limited. A planter by profession who has mastered the art of commercial scale planting. He holds an unparalleled expertise over 30 years combined in State Plantations Corporation, Coconut Cultivation Board and Coconut Development Authority as a Director. Mr. Nawarathne also a member of Sri Lanka Institute of Directors.


Mrs. Sakunthala Nawarathne

Director – Peoples’ Development and Operations

[Dip in Education]

One of the founder Directors of Sadaharitha Plantations Limited. A fluent Japanese linguist who holds several years of experience in international trade relations. In addition she carries several years of expertise in human resources management and training and development.


Mr. Muditha Jayawardana

Director – Administration


One of the first few members who started the journey with Sadaharitha from inception. He is also an initiative member of Sadaharitha Agri Farms and Exporters (Pvt) Ltd, a subsidiary of Sadaharitha group of companies. Mr. Jayawardana holds over 20 years of experience in business administration, sales and marketing.


Mr. Jayampathy Mirando

Director – Sales and Marketing

[Dip in Marketing (UK), ACIM]

A veteran who counts 39 years of experience in the field of sales & marketing. He holds over 26 years of experience in his career in senior management position in FMCG, Real states, Insurance & Commercial Forestry. A professional marketer who hold an Associate Membership from CIM – UK.


Dr. Upul Subasinghe

Consultant – Forestry

[B.Sc. Hons (SL); Ph.D. (Bangor, UK), C. Biol, SL]

Dr. Subasinghe is attached to Department of Forestry and Environmental Science of University of Sri Jayewardenepura as a Senior Lecturer. His vast expertise in the field of research counts over 25 years in the areas of forest and forest plantation management, forest certification and Natural Resource Modeling. He is also a Director of International Agarwood Association, Taiwan


Mr. Naresh Abeyesekara

Consultant – Finance

[FCA, FCMA(Lon), CGMA(Lon), MBA (PIM)] 

Founder/CEO of SECQUORO, specializing in business transformations and Co-Founder of Circle, a Next Generation Digital Technology Company. He holds over 15 years of finance, strategy, international taxation, listing, corporate branding and business transformational expertise in large multinational Companies with the recent role being the Group CFO of a global technology company operating worldwide.