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J. M. Bhadranie Jayawardhana

Mrs. J. M. Bhadranie Jayawardhana

Secretary - Ministry of Trade


Mrs. J. M. Bhadranie Jayawardhana is a senior member of the Sri Lanka Administrative Service and currently serves as the Secretary to the Ministry of Trade as well as a Board Member of the People’s Bank, Development Lotteries Board and Mahapola Trust Fund. She also serves as a member of the Delimitation Committee of Local Government of the Western Province. In her service of thirty years, Mrs. Jayawardhana had undertaken important responsibilities in institutions which come under the purview of both provincial councils and the central government. She has held the position of Secretary to both Ministry of Health and the Ministry of Internal Trade, Food Security and Consumer Welfare previously.

Mrs. Jayawardhana received her B.A. (Hons) degree from the University of Peradeniya in 1986 and has subsequently obtained several post-graduate qualifications that include a Master of Planning and Regional Development from the University of Colombo (2016), Master of Public Management from SLIDA (2010) and Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management from the University of Rajarata (2005). She is the recipient of several honors and awards for her dedication to performing nationally important tasks with extraordinary care and efficiency. She was the Colombo Municipal Commissioner at the period when Colombo was ranked as the “World’s fastest growing city”.

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Speeches by Mrs. J. M. Bhadranie Jayawardhana

Jun 08, 2021

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Sri Lanka’s Trade Landscape

Jun 08, 2021

10:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Sri Lanka’s Trade Landscape