Keerthi Kotagama

Mr. Keerthi Kotagama was appointed to the board in 2013. He is a professional Executive in the Agriculture & Business Management fields and has obtained BSc in Agriculture (Hons) in Sri Lanka and Master of Business Administration (Finance & Management of Technology) from Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand. Presently the Managing Director/CEO of CIC Agri Businesses since January 2006. He also serves as the Chairman of Lanka Sugar Company (Pvt) Ltd, Media Secretary to the Hon. Minister of Education, a Member of the Board of Directors of Coconut Cultivation Board appointed by the Ministry of Coconut Development & Janatha Estate Development, a Member of the National Pay Commission appointed by His Excellency the President, a Member of the National Science Foundation Working Committee on Biotechnology & Bioethics and a Member of the Steering Committee on Food Security - National Thematic Research Programme of National Science Foundation Sri Lanka. Mr.Kotagama has been awarded and recognized for quality and services by several local and international organizations. His main achievements include ‘Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards’ (APEA) 2012, presented by the Enterprise Asia, India and ‘Outstanding Entrepreneurship Award 2012’, presented by the Enterprise Asia, Sri Lanka.a has earned leadership in microfinance in Sri Lanka as well as in Asia as an innovator and a practitioner.