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B.K. Abhaya P. Balasuriya Edit Profile

Import/export company executive

B.K. Abhaya P. Balasuriya, Sri Lankan import/export company executive. Recipient Vehicle Import award State, 1985. Member Kandy Buddhist Association, since 1970, patron, since 1984; member Young Men’s Christian Association, since 1970, secretary, 1987-1993; member United National Party, Sri Lanka, since 1969; chairman Import Export Commission, since 1990.

Background

Balasuriya, B.K. Abhaya P. was born on January 13, 1944 in Gampaha, Sri Lanka. Son of Sirisena and Srimathie Nanda (Wijesuriya) Balasuriya.

Education

Graduate, Good Shepherd Convent, Kandy, 1951. Graduate, Trinity College, Kandy, Central Province, 1957. Graduate, Dharmaraja College, Kandy, Central Province, 1963.

Bachelor (honorary), University Sri Lanka, Peradeniya, 1968.

Career

Assistant manager Galphele Tea Plantation, Panwila, 1968-1971, manager, 1971-1975. Owner Abhaya Auto Traders, Kandy, 1975-1981. Chairman, managing director Abhaya Traders, Tudella, Jaela, since 1981, managing director Wathumulla, since 1985, Number 1, New Town, Kundasale.

Legal consultant Finance Consultant Services, Sri Lanka, since 1985.

Membership

Member Kandy Buddhist Association, since 1970, patron, since 1984. Member Young Men’s Christian Association, since 1970, secretary, 1987-1993. Member United National Party, Sri Lanka, since 1969.

Chairman Import Export Commission, since 1990.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, physical training, martial arts.

Connections

Married Anula Nimalsiri Gamage, June 20, 1970. Children: Chintha, Chamika, Subash, Yohan.

father:
Sirisena Balasuriya

mother:
Srimathie Nanda (Wijesuriya) Balasuriya

spouse:
Anula Nimalsiri Gamage

children:
Chintha Balasuriya

Chamika Balasuriya

Subash Balasuriya

Yohan Balasuriya