CILT hails Dr. Dissanayake’s appointment | Sunday Observer

CILT hails Dr. Dissanayake’s appointment

Dr. Parakrama Dissanayake
Dr. Parakrama Dissanayake

Dr. Parakrama Dissanayake, a past Chairman of the Ports Authority and the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) Sri Lanka, has been appointed Secretary to the Ministry of Ports, Shipping and Southern Development.

He has received many accolades locally and globally, for his contribution and leadership in the Sri Lankan Maritime and Logistics sector.

CILT in a media release stated that the Institute is encouraged by Dr. Dissanayake’s sentiments that his vision of signing an MoU between the terminal operators within the Port of Colombo and initiatives taken to improve efficiency among them, convening meetings with industry stakeholders and giving operational solutions to bring the port sector to the record highest throughput of seven million TEUs in 2018.

“Dr. Dissanayake is a fine example of CILT being the career partner for life that starts with students and supports their careers,” the release added.