Mangala Yapa Sri Lanka’s new BOI Chief

ECONOMYNEXT- Mangala Yapa has been appointed the chairman of Sri Lanka’s Board of Investment (BOI), a statement from the president’s office said.

Yapa received his letter of appointment from President Maithripala Sirisena Thursday morning.

Yapa was previously a director of BOI. 

He is a former chief executive of the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce and a former managing director/chief executive of Colombo Dockyards Plc.

Yapa is a trained marine engineer, naval architect, and a chartered engineer.  (Colombo/Apr11/2019-SB)