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Textiles executive

Delankage Senarath W. Jayawardane, Sri Lankan textiles executive. Recipient 1st prize for textile, Victoria Jubilee Technology Institute, Bombay, 1971, 1st prize for photography, 1971.

Background

Jayawardane, Delankage Senarath W. was born on October 15, 1937 in Kohilagedara, Sri Lanka. Son of Peter Simon and Sella Marasinghe.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Ceylon, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 1963. BText, University Bombay, 1971. Higher Training in Textiles, Technology University, Lodz, Poland.

Career

Junior assistant Wellawatte Weaving Mills, Colombo, 1966—1971, assistant weaving manager, 1971—1975, weaving manager, 1975—1980. Weaving expert United Nations Industrial Development Organization, Vienna, 1980-1983. General manager Ceylon Textile Manufacturers, Nugegoda, Sri Lanka, 1984-1987.

Factory manager Lanka Weaving Mills, Moratuwa, Sri Lanka, 1987-1992. Weaving consultant in private practice, since 1992. Production manager Sonali Weaving Mills, 1995—2006.

Consultant Terry Lanka Ltd., Katynayaka, since 1992, Kandy Weaving Mills, 1992—1995.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Stamp collecting/philately, swimming, gardening, mathematics.

Connections

Married Laleeni Soysa Jayawardane, December 31, 1975. Children: Chushianthy, Surinda.

father:
Peter Simon

mother:
Sella Marasinghe

spouse:
Laleeni Soysa Jayawardane

children:
Chushianthy Jayawardane

Surinda Jayawardane