Project Promotion & Development

The Management Consultancy Practice commenced in August 1974, as Nihal Sri Ameresekere, Management Consultants, and later was incorporated in June 1978, as Comindtax Management Service Ltd., and re-named in December 2007, as Consultants 21 Ltd.

The Clientele serviced by the Management Consultancy Practice are set out under the following Headings:

  • Project Promotion & Development  
  • Project Management
  • Financial Restructuring
  • World Bank Project
  • State Sector Services 
  • Project Promotion & Development  
  • Business Consultancy
  • Foreign Clientele
  • USAID Project

Memorandum signed with China Great Wall United Association of International Public Relations

Memorandum of understanding signed with President Gao Yujia of above Association, together with Representatives from Bangladesh and Cambodia to particularly promote Chinese Investments in Projects in Sri Lanka and develop collaboration with investors from Bangladesh and Cambodia.

Among the Projects which were promoted and developed by the Management Consultancy Practice were the following:

  • Gem Supermarket Ltd. – Supermarket in Bangalore, India
  • Cornels Super Markets – Pioneering Supermarkets in Sri Lanka
  • Dominion Mining No Liability & Griffin Group, Australia – Mechanised Gem Mining Projects in Mahaweli Reservoirs, prior to being filled with water, aborted.
  • Miridiya Hotel Ltd. – 3-4 Star Tourist Hotel in Anuradhapura
  • Subash Hotel Ltd. – 3-4 Star Tourist Hotel in Jaffna
  • Orient Pearl Hotel Ltd. – 3-4 Star Transit Hotel at the International Airport
  • Sun & Fun Hotel Ltd. – 3-4 Star Transit Hotel at the International Airport
  • Barberyn Reef Hotel Ltd., – 3-4 Star Hotel in Beruwela
  • Ceysands Hotel Ltd. – 3-4 Star Hotel in Bentota
  • Coral Rock Hotel Ltd. – 3-4 Star Hotel in Hikkaduwa
  • Coral Sands Hotel Ltd. – 3-4-Star Hotel in Hikkaduwa
  • Hikkaduwa Beach Hotel Ltd. – 3-4 Star Hotel in Hikkaduwa
  • Coral Surf Hotel Ltd. – 3-4 Star Hotel in Hikkaduwa
  • Sun & Fun Hotel Ltd. – 3-4 Star Hotel in Kalkudah
  • Plaza Holdings Ltd., – 5 Star Hotel Project in Colombo with Ramada Hotels, aborted
  • Mahanuwara Hotels Co. Ltd., – Queens Hotel Kandy re-development by Oberoi Hotels, India, aborted
  • Hotel Sector Review Study in Maldives in mid-1980s for Oberoi Hotels (International) Pvt Ltd., India
  • Hotel Developers (Lanka) Ltd., – 5 Star Hilton Hotel in Colombo City
  • Nawaloka Construction Co. Ltd. – 1200 Housing Project at Mattegoda and Infrastructure for Housing Project at Rukmale
  • General Engineers Ltd., – Construction of Water Scheme with 3 Towers in Marata District
  • Nawaloka Garments Ltd. – Export Garment Manufacturing Factory
  • Monta Garments Ltd. – Export Garment Manufacturing Factory
  • Sri Lanka Shipping Co. Ltd. – Acquisition of Ship to operate to the Middle EastUnited Spinning & Weaving Mills Ltd., Ja-Ela – Textile Yarn Spinning Factory
  • Uniweave Ltd., Ja-Ela – Textile Fabric Manufacturing Factory
  • K.G. Plastics Ltd., – Plastics Product Factory
  • Paper Containers Ltd., – Corrugated Carton Manufacturing Factory
  • Nawaloka Polysacks Ltd. – Poly-Propylene Woven Sack Manufacturing Factory
  • Nawaloka Hospitals Ltd. – A Hospital Project, with funding from the ETF Board
  • State Pharmaceuticals Corporation – Tableting & Capsuling Factory
  • State Pharmaceuticals Corporation – Saline Bottles Manufacturing Factory, aborted

Paxman Diesel Engines Ltd., UK – Conceptualising and promoting the rehabilitation of Railway Locomotives, held in abeyance, and later implemented by other parties

Promotion of Economic Infrastructure Projects on Public-Private Partnership basis, establishing the Secretariat for infrastructure Development & Investment, a Project funded by USAID – see USAID Project