Profile

Ms. Chitranjali Dissanayake Director - Industrial Products

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Arts, University of Colombo
  • Master’s Degree in Business Administration, Post Graduate Institute of Management, Sri Jayawardenapura
  • Diploma in Journalism

Experience

(1986 – to date) 26 years at the EDB. Served as a Research Assistant, Policy & Planning Division, Assistant Director One Stop Advisory Centre, Marketing Division and Product Management Division, Acting Director of Product Management Division, Head of Industrial products & Services Unit, Director-Industrial Products Division.

Work Area

As the Director-Industrial Products is responsible for development and promotion and improving export performance of Industrial Products through systematic and integrated product development/ adaptation, technology development, quality improvement, packaging development, training and marketing. Responsibilities also include formulation and implementation of technical assistance prorammes in collaboration with international funding agencies to facilitate exporters/ potential exporters. Overall supervision and coordination of sector specific programmes carried out by the Industrial Products Division.