Useful Contacts

Useful Contacts

Board of Investment (BoI)

The Board of Investment (BoI) serves as the regulatory authority for all investments in Sri Lanka, reviewing transactions for competition-related concerns. The BoI serves as the primary government authority responsible for foreign investments. Its duties include the approval of projects, granting incentives and arranging utility services. In addition, it assists in obtaining resident visas for expatriate personnel and facilitates import and export clearances.



Tel:+94-11-2434403 / +94-11-2346131/3

Address: Level 24, West Tower,

World Trade Centre, Colombo 01

Ms. Nilupul de Silva – Director

Market: EU & the UK
Tel:   +94 11-2346345/Ext. 7042
Mobile: 077-7915480



Mr. Ranjan Sibera


Sector: IT & Infrastructure

Tel: +94 11 2430626 / +94 77 3703044



Mr. Ranjith Dharmasiri

Senior Deputy Director

Sector: Apparel

Tel: +94 11 2434342 / +94 772957025



Mr. Udaya Wijayakulathilaka

Executive Director

Sector: Manufacturing

Tel: +94 11 2346626 / +94 77 3476107


Mr. Gamini Jayatilake


Sector: Tourism, Agriculture & Knowledge Services

Tel: +9411 2346341 / +94 77 7881712

Sri Lanka Export Development Board (EDB)

The EDB is the apex state organization responsible for the development and promotion of exports. The goal of the EDB is to provide assistance and create opportunities for Sri Lankan exporters and industries to expand their business internationally. To The EDB offers consultative services to small- and mid-sized businesses located throughout Sri Lanka and sponsors and co-sponsors educational seminars and training programs designed for exporters and potential exporters in the region. In addition, the EDB also facilitates the exporters to reach out to the new markets.





Address: No. 42 Nawam Mawatha,


Ms. Udeni Wijekoon

Deputy Director
Market : Western Europe/Nordic Countries




 Ms.Anoma Premathilake

Director/Market Development




Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority

Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority (SLTDA) is the government authority tasked with planning, development, regulation, and policy implementation of tourism and related industries. The Unit for National Investment in Tourism is a centralized promotion and facilitation center established to assist potential investors interested in investing in the Sri Lankan Tourism Industry. The online platform minimizes the time taken to obtain approval and handles all coordination on behalf of the investor.



Tel: +94 112 426800 / +94 112 426900 /



Address: No. 80, Galle road,Colombo 03


Ms.Bhagya Mahawithanage

Acting Director Development (OSU)

Tel: +94 112 544535



Mr. Janaka Alfred

Assistant Director/Development
Tel:  +94 112426900 /420


Other Important Agencies in Sri Lanka


Department of Commerce
The Central Bank of Sri Lanka 
Sri Lanka Customs 
The Ceylon Chamber of Commerce 
The National Chamber of Commerce 
 Department of Immigration & Emigration 



Important Agencies in Sweden


The Official Gateway to Sweden
The Swedish Government
Ministry for Foreign Affairs
The Riksbank (Central Bank of Sweden)
Sweden Sri Lanka Business Council
Business Sweden
National Board of Trade
Smartcity Sweden
Statistics Sweden
National Institute of Economic Research (NIER)
Confederation of Swedish Enterprise
Stockholm Chamber of Commerce
Swedish Agency for Economic and Regional Growth
Swedfund (Development Finance Institution of Sweden)
Swedish Export Credit Corporation
Swedish Chambers of Commerce
Swedish Trade Federation – Svensk Handel
The Swedish Export Credits Guarantee Board
Make Trade Sweden
Swedish Association of Agents – Agenturföretagen

Exhibition Centres in Sweden


Stockholmsmässan (Stockholm International Fairs)
Svenskamässan (Swedish Exhibition & Congress Centre)
Malmö Mässan