Local News Update: Business tycoon Prabhash Subasinghe has appointed as Sri Lanka’s new Export Development Board (EDB) chairman.
Mr Subasinghe is Chairman of Global Rubber Industries (Pvt) Ltd., Managing Director of Global Sea Foods (Pvt) Ltd., and President of the Manufacturers and Exporters Association of Rubber Products in Sri Lanka.
He also serves on the board of SANASA Development Bank Plc and the Rubber Industry Society of Sri Lanka. He is a former president of the Sri Lanka Association of Seafood Exporters.
He will succeed the board’s former chairman, Indira Malwatte.
The Sri Lanka Export Development Board was founded in 1979 as the country’s apex organization for export promotion and development.