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Board of Directors

Chairperson
Mrs. Dharshani Lahandapura

General Manager
Dr. P.B. Terney Pradeep Kumara (Former Head/Department of Oceanography and Marine Geology, University of Ruhuna)

Directors-(Appointed members)
Mr. R.A.R.R. Rupasinghe
Representative - Add.Secretary Ministry of Environment
Mr. Ahmed A Jawed
Representative - Add.Secretary Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Mr. A.W. Senavirathne Representative - Secretary Ministry of Finance
Mr. S.N.B.K.S.Senaratne Representative - Secretary Ministry of Fisheries

Mr. K.B.S.S.Fernando Representative - Commander of Navy
Capt. A.D Weerasingha Director General Merchant shipping
Mr. Ashoka Laal Kodithuwakku Member appointed by the Hon. Minister

Member appointed by the Hon. Minister

Senior Management Staff

Chairman Mrs. Dharshani Lahandapura
General Manager Dr. B.P. Terney Pradeep Kumara
Deputy General Manager(Operations)

Mr. A J M Gunasekara, B Sc, M Sc.(NRM), M Sc.(Maritime Affairs)

Manager Legal
Ms. A Kariyawasam, LLB, M Sc.
Accountant Mr. D R C Jayawaradna, B. Com. SP/ LICA
Assistant Manager (Administration) Mr. S.M.C. Kumarage (B.B.M.G.T. Sp.)
Assistant Managers (Western & North West Province) Mrs. T S Ranasinghe, B Sc., M.Sc.(NRM), M.Sc.(Maritime Affairs)
Assistant Managers (Southern Province) Mrs. R P Ranaweera, B Sc.SP (Hons), M Sc.(NRM)
Assistant Managers  (Eastern Province) Acting
Mr. T. Sripathi, B.Sc, MSc(ENS)
Assistant Managers (Provincial) Mr. H.T.N.I. Piyadasa, B.Sc, M.Sc.(NRM), M Sc. (Maritime Affairs)
Assistant Manager (Ship Surveys) Mr. R.N. Priyadarshane, B.Sc, NDES
Assistant Manager (Human Resources) Mrs. W.H.K. Hitibandara, B.Sc
Assistant Manager (Planning) Mr. K.P.K.T.U. Fernando  B Sc(Hons), PGD (Applied Statistics)
Assistant Manager (Legal) Mrs.I.S.Hettiarachchi, LLB(Hons), University of Colombo
Assistant Manager (Operations)  
Mr.T.G.I.P. Amaranayeka, B.Sc. SP(Hons), MSc(DAMm)
Internal Auditor Mr. W.A.Pubudu Udana, EDBA(Col), Intermediate (CASL), AMA(CMASL)
Administrative Officer

Mrs. G P Nilanjani (BA.Sp)

IT Officer

Mr. A.M. Nehmathullah, BSc(Hons) Technology & E Commerce, MCTS

 

Marine Environment Officers and Assistant Marine Environment Officers

Marine Environment Officer - Research and Development Mr. P L A M C Wijewarnasuriya
Marine Environment Officer - Galle
Mrs. H.R.D.Subhashini
Marine Environment Officer - Gampaha
Mrs. E.I.Fernando
Marine Environment Officer - Matara
Mr. W I H K Wijerathne
Marine Environment Officer - Kalutara Mr. C D W Senawirathne
Marine Environment Officer - Colombo Port Office
Mr. L L R B D Silva
Marine Environment Officer - Trincomalee
Mr. T Sripathi
Marine Environment Officer - Ampara
Mr. K Sivakumar
Marine Environment Officer - Puttalam
Mrs. H M P Samarasekara
Marine Environment Officer  - Laboratory
Mrs. J.M.Amali Shanika
Marine Environment Officer  - Colombo
Mrs. N D U Gunasena
Marine Environment Officer - Hambantota
Mr. M T K Delpachitra
Marine Environment Officer - Batticalo Mr. T Thaya Ruban
AMEO- Marine Environment Officer Covering-Jaffna Mr. Murukaiyah Kesavan
AMEO- Marine Environment Officer Covering-Mannar Mr. A Sasitharan
AMEO- Marine Environment Officer Covering-kilinochchi Mrs. Kulendran Danusha
Assistant Marine Environment Officer Mrs. T K D U Gunasena
Assistant Marine Environment Officer Ms. H D Thennakoon
Assistant Marine Environment Officer Ms. W K A T S Aththanayake
Assistant Marine Environment Officer Ms. M M Subasinghe
Assistant Marine Environment Officer Ms. S N V Jayawickrama
Manager Legal
Ms. A Kariyawasam (LLB, M Sc.)
Last Updated ( Tuesday, 02 June 2020 12:59 )  

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