Mar 23, 2017

LOLC chairman passes away

Prominent businessman and chairman of the LOLC - Raja Nanayakkara has passed away.

Aged 77, he had passed away while being treated at a hospital in Singapore.

A pioneer in vehicle importation, he founded Ishara Traders several decades back.

Mr. Nanayakkara has held posts in the following companies :

BRAC Lanka Finance PLC

Browns Capital PLC

Eastern Merchants Plc

Overseas Realty (Ceylon) Ltd.

Kelani Tyres PLC

Brown & Company PLC

Lanka Milk Foods (CWE) PLC

Commercial Leasing & Finance PLC

Laugfs Gas Ltd

Ceylon Leather Products PLC

Dankotuwa Porcelain Ltd

Lolc Finance PLC

Seylan Bank PLC

Lanka Orix Leasing Company Ltd

Colombo City Holdings PLC

Palm Garden Hotels PLC

Eden Hotel Lanka PLC

Balangoda Plantations Ltd

Ceylon Hotels Corporation

Agstar PLC

Ishara Traders Pvt Ltd.

Ishara Property Development (Pvt) Ltd.

Ishara Plantations (Pvt) Ltd.

Browns (Holdings) Ltd.

Engineering Services (Pvt) Ltd.

Mutugala Estates (Pvt) Ltd.

Pathregalla Estates (Pvt) Ltd.

Masons Mixture Ltd.

Browns Investments PLC

Browns Motors Pvt Ltd.