Who We Are

Who We Are

About COPE

O - OF

The chamber of provincial entrepreneurs was Established on 7th of November 2013 under the company Act No. 7 of 2007 and it is registered office located at No. 4A Sangaraja Road Kandy. It is affiliated to the federation of chamber of commerce and industry in Sri Lanka.

COPE is administrated by an elected board of Directors and it has diverse members comprising all segments of the business community. The strength of our organization is approximately 305 entrepreneurs.

Our organization provides guidance and support to the existing and potential members on business growth, business information and secretarial support and economic opportunities.  In addition to these objectives we supports our members in improving their businesses and finding solutions for their business related issues.


Creating an national entrepreneurial community who conquered the international world of commerce.


Dedicating and contributing the utmost dexterity and ability to confront all the challenges in the journey to place Sri Lankan identity and the dignity on the top of the global business arena.

Board of Directors - COPE

Mr. D.M. Chandradena


Mr. J.G. Thilakasiri


Mr. Jagath Samarasingha


Mr. Manjula Weerarathne 

Executive Director

Mr. Thakshila Nanayakkara

Executive Secretary

Mr. Kesara Gunarathne

Executive Coordinator

Executive Committee

Mr. Gemunu Jayasundara

Mr. Wajira Keerthikumara

Mr. Wipula Gamage

Mr. S.R. Pathirana

Mr. Kesara Gunarathna

Mr. Malaka Godagama

Mr. Chandana Munasingha

Mrs. Erangika Wijerathna

Mr. Rushan Muthumala

Mr. Uditha Ekanayake