Events 58 Minutes with Ajit Gunewardene

58 Minutes with Ajit Gunewardene

2018 Jun 3

If you’ve ever wondered how to make your name as an executive in the corporate world, Omentra’s latest “58 Minutes With” Session featuring one of Sri Lanka’s very own celebrated businessmen – Ajit Gunewardene- might be just the event for you!

Coming from a family of successful businessmen and women – his father, Norman Gunewardene (Former Chairman of Aitken Spence), together with his siblings, Otara (Founder of ODEL) and Ruchi Gunewardene (Founder of Sting Consultants) – Ajit Gunewardene has become one of Sri Lanka’s most accomplished businessmen.

Mr. Gunewardene is the Deputy Chairman of Blue Stone Capital. Being the Former Deputy Chairman of John Keells Holdings, he has played vital roles amongst various companies such as Nations Trust Bank, Trans Asia Hotels, Union Assurance etc.  He is also widely known for being the Chairman and one of the 3 initial investors in one of Sri Lanka’s leading start-up success stories, PickMe. Without a doubt, the most fitting choice for this month’s theme “How to Become A Disruptive Corporate Executive”.

Proudly organizing this notable event is Omentra, one of Sri Lanka’s largest B2B (Business-to Business) online marketplaces. The company establishes aspects of convenience and reliability by generating sales and information of services and products to businesses. Omentra’s “58 Minutes With” Session presents a golden window of opportunity for those looking to have prominent and successful careers in the corporate world.

The session will begin with the allocated 58 minutes of keynotes where Mr. Gunewardene plans to share his life and roles as a “disruptive executive” in the corporate world as well as key learnings for the audience to take home- so you can actually count on getting advice for your future prospects! Following which will be the 30 minutes of Q&A.

The event also promises refreshments and an undeniable chance of networking. For those interested, the event will be held on the 20th of June, from 6 pm to 7 30 pm at the Royal College Union Skills Centre Auditorium (Rajakeeya Mawatha, Colombo 07).

Tickets will be priced at RS. 2000 per head- you can click here or call/message 0772075253 to buy them but in keep in mind, there’s only a limited number of seats available so make sure to get them ahead of time if you’re interested!