6 days ago

"CORPORATE CAPTAINS THE NEXT GENERATION": LMD Magazine's Cover Story - John Keells Holdings PLC Executive Directors Krishan Balendra and Gihan Cooray


Krishan Balendra and Gihan Cooray deliberate over the state of business and key concerns of the next generation of corporate leaders in Sri Lanka

In November last year, Sri Lanka’s leading listed company John Keells Holdings (JKH) announced the appointment of Krishan Balendra and Gihan Cooray to its board of directors. The move was in line with the group’s succession plans in the light of forthcoming retirements in its hierarchy in the next 12 to 24 months, and JKH’s efforts to develop a pool of young and talented individuals to whom the baton of executive leadership could be handed over.

CAMMS ties up with John Keells Holdings

20 days ago

CAMMS ties up with John Keells Holdings


Kala Pola 2017

27 days ago

Kala Pola 2017


The 24th edition of Sri Lanka's world renowned open-air art fair Kala Pola was held along the sidewalks of Ananda Coomaraswamy Mawatha, Colombo 7 on 22nd & January 2017 from 8.00am to 9.00pm

John Keells Holdings PLC files its first patent related to novel energy storage material

1 month ago

John Keells Holdings PLC files its first patent related to novel energy storage material


John Keells Holdings PLC (JKH) files its first patent jointly with the Council for Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR) – India, in the area of energy storage materials. This patent application was a result of a research project carried out in India at the National Metallurgical Lab (NML) based on an idea generated by the John Keells Research (JKR).

Media Conference: Kala Pola 2017

1 month ago

Media Conference: Kala Pola 2017


Media Conference to announce Kala Pola 2017 was held on 10th January at Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo with the participation of representatives of the organizers, George Keyt Foundation and John Keells Foundation. Kala Pola 2017 will be held on 22nd January 2017 along Ananda Coomaraswamy Mawatha, Colombo 07.

John Keells Holdings PLC wins overall Gold at the CA Annual Report Awards 2016

2 months ago

John Keells Holdings PLC wins overall Gold at the CA Annual Report Awards 2016


John Keells Holdings PLC (JKH) was pronounced the overall winner at the 52nd Annual Report Awards Ceremony 2016 organised by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (CA Sri Lanka). JKH and its other listed subsidiaries were the recipients of twelve awards at the ceremony; recognised in their respective sectors and sub-categories. This included a Gold award for the Management Commentary and a Silver award for the inaugural Integrated Report published by the Holding Company, JKH.

Annual John Keells Group Year End Get Together 2016

2 months ago

Annual John Keells Group Year End Get Together 2016


The annual John Keells Group Year End Get Together for the year 2016 was held at Sathutu Uyana, Mattakkuliya on the 9th of December 2016. The event consisted of many rides and the yearly Snow City. There were many more on offer to keep the attendees of the event engaged and satisfied. It was a fun filled event where the staff of the Group and their families enjoyed through out!

Interview on Preventing Gender-Based Violence and Child Abuse through Education and Awareness Creation.

2 months ago

Interview on Preventing Gender-Based Violence and Child Abuse through Education and Awareness Creation.


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