John Keells Group; committed to Women Empowerment, Equality and Diversity.

14 days ago

John Keells Group; committed to Women Empowerment, Equality and Diversity.


2017 International Women’s Day comes with a clarion call for #BeBoldForChange to help forge a more gender inclusive world in line with the United Nations Global Goals. It is clearly apparent that the world's increasing globalization requires more interaction among people from diverse backgrounds.  For this reason, maximizing and capitalizing on workplace diversity has become an important focus for management.

John Keells Foundation in collaboration with Bar Association Sri Lanka conducts WAVE session for Police Officers

16 days ago

John Keells Foundation in collaboration with Bar Association Sri Lanka conducts WAVE session for Police Officers


Over 100 police officers from across the country, gathered at the police criminal records division in Colombo for an awareness session on Gender based violence and child abuse organized by John Keells Foundation in collaboration with the Bar Association Sri Lanka on the 1st of March 2017. 

Goal Ring 7’s – Inter Company Netball and Football tournament of John Keells Group 2017

16 days ago

Goal Ring 7’s – Inter Company Netball and Football tournament of John Keells Group 2017


Cinnamon Lakeside team emerged champions while Jay Kay Marketing team emerged runners up in the Netball tournament. Samadi Corray of Cinnamon Lakeside was awarded the Best Shooter and the Best Player award was presented to W D C Kalhari of Cinnamon Lakeside.

JKH wears overall crown at ACCA Sustainability Reporting Awards 2017

21 days ago

JKH wears overall crown at ACCA Sustainability Reporting Awards 2017


John Keells Holdings PLC (JKH) emerged as Sri Lanka’s most transparent company at the ACCA Sri Lanka Sustainability Reporting Awards on 28th  February 2017, held under the aegis of Chief Guest Resident Coordinator, UN Sri Lanka and Resident Representative, UNDP Sri Lanka, Una McCauley.  

1 month 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

1 month ago

CAMMS ties up with John Keells Holdings


Kala Pola 2017

1 month 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

2 months 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).

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