Mrs. Anoma Karalliyadde

Director - Regional Development

Academic Qualifications

  • BSc (Physical Science), University of Peradeniya
  • MSc (Bio Statistic), University of Peradeniya
  • Master of International Business, University of Sydney


  • January 2018 to date – Director / Regional Development
  • 1993-1998 - Management Assistant / Product Management
  • 1998-2007 - Assistant Director / Regional Development (Central Province)
  • 2007-2017 - Deputy Director / Regional Development (Central Province)

Work Area

As the Director-Regional Development, responsible for development and promotion of Export Development Board activities in the regional level through supply chain development programmes, capacity development programmes, quality improvement programmes, market exposure programmes, training/awareness & skill development programmes and advisory services on training and export marketing. Responsibilities also include formulation of policies, strategies & action plans to achieve targets set in the National Export Development Plan - 2022 in relation to promotion and development of exports from the regions of Sri Lanka. Overall supervision of regional level programmes carried out by the Regional Development Division.