Sri Lankan Entrepreneur of the Year 2018
SRI LANKAN ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR AWARDS
The spirit of Sri Lankan entrepreneurship has been a beacon of hope for the nation. Sri Lankan Entrepreneurship have taken the lead in fostering growth and economic development, creating and sustaining businesses in challenging environments and have gone to yield outstanding results for the country.
The Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry of Sri Lanka (FCCISL) salutes these outstanding and enterprising people by recognizing and rewarding them through this prestigious awards programme which is now in its 23rd year.
Land, Labour and Capital are identified as passive factors with no economic significance unless they are organized for production. Entrepreneurship is the fourth and most important factor responsible for identifying and organizing resources and effectively utilizing them in production process. The basic characteristic of an “entrepreneur” is twofold; risk taking and management control. The entrepreneur is therefore the only active factor, the driving force that is central for all forms of economic activities.
SRI LANKAN ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR is recognized as Sri Lanka’s Premier Entrepreneurship Awards and has been recognizing business success in Sri Lanka for last 22 years. This gives an opportunity for a broad range of businesses from across the country to celebrate and showcase their excellence.