Sriyan appointed MD/CEO of Textured Jersey

Textured Jersey Lanka PLC, in a statement released to the CSE, yesterday announced the appointment of Sriyan de Silva Wijeyeratne as Managing Director/CEO of the company with effect from 1 November 2013.


2013-11-01Wijeyeratne’s experience spans over a period of twenty years in IT, telecommunications, consumer marketing and retail sales. His appointment strengthens the senior management team at Textured Jersey and gears the company for the next phase of growth. Prior to joining Textured Jersey, Wijeyeratne served as the Country Manager of Microsoft for Sri Lanka and Bangladesh, and has held the position of Director Marketing and Sales at Suntel Ltd. He possesses a Master’s Degree in Management from the University of Sri Jayewardenepura, as well as a First Class (Special) Degree in Business Administration from the same University. Additionally, he is a Fellow Member (FCMA) of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), UK and has attended various management courses at several Ivy League Universities.  He possesses several Business and Academic accolades to his credit, and has also been a member of many chambers, advisory groups, boards and charities.


Wijeyeratne is a frequent speaker and panellist at forums in Sri Lanka and overseas. The announcement of Wijeyeratne’s appointment at Textured Jersey comes in the wake of phenomenal results being released by the company for the period ended 30 September 2013.