Mr. Sarath Samarasinghe serves as the Chairman of the Biomed Group of companies.
A visionary entrepreneur, Mr. Samarasinghe founded this immensely successful business enterprise in the year 1989. His passion to create value within the healthcare industry in the country provided him with the impetus to drive the Biomed Group to become the most sought-after provider of medical equipment in this region with a portfolio of cutting-edge products and services to cater to the region’s healthcare industry.
With over 35 years of senior management experience in trading and commercial activities at some of the country’s foremost public and private sector entities, Mr. Samarasinghe over the past two and a half decades has been instrumental in establishing enriching partnerships with a strong and reliable network of internationally reputed suppliers of healthcare solutions, thereby enabling the Company to emerge as the industry leader.
A renowned marketing professional with extensive experience in trading,
Mr. Rohantha De Fonseka is a founder Director of the company who has been with the organisation since 1989. A marketing career spanning over 25 years has amply prepared him for his position as the Senior Director of the Company where he successfully oversees the implementation of all major projects undertaken by the Biomed Group of Companies.
Mr. De Fonseka has made a significant contribution over the past two and a half decades,particularly during the formative years of the Company when he oversaw all operations of the business, thus laying a firm foundation for the Company to be propelled to the commanding position it enjoys among the country’s healthcare industry today.
He also serves as the Senior Director of the member companies of the Biomed Group.
An engineer by profession , Mr. Chehan Samarasinghe who joined the company in the year 1997 has undergone extensive training in Haematology Analyzers with Coulter Electronics – UK (Now Beckman Coulter – S.A.) and has received product training on Aesculap Neuro and General Surgical Instruments.
Chehan is authorized and trained from Eastwood Park – UK to undertake Medical Gas Projects to HTM 2022 standards. As the Managing Director of the Biomed Group, Chehan oversees overall operations of the company covering sourcing,project implementation and marketing, including liaison with global principals.
He also plays a key role in determining organisational policy and strategy and directly involves himself in business development and marketing functions.
Mr. Namal Dodangollegama possesses over 20 years of experience in the field of marketing and general management. He has been with the Company since 1992 and currently functions in the capacity of Director/Chief Executive Officer of the Biomed Group.
Namal has been instrumental in forging enduring business relationships with global leaders in the medical technology industry and has played a prominent role in introducing cutting edge medical technology products to the people of Sri Lanka. He has travelled widely,representing the Company at important medical and healthcare exhibitions and conferences and has personally steered many a high profile healthcare project involving a multitude of stakeholders comprising the government funding agencies and other private and public sector actors.
As the Director/CEO, he oversees overall activities of the Company including human resource management and general administration. He also functions as the Director/ Chief Executive Officer of SAF International (Pvt) Ltd. and as a Director of Biomed Imaging systems(Pvt) Ltd.,member companies of the Biomed Group.