To be the benchmark of the trading industry by constantly exceeding the expectations of our customers, employees & shareholders.
To become profitable through confidence, commitment, quality and efficiency.
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Dr. S.H.A de Silva is Chairman Ryder Holdings, His carrier begins as an officer at the Sri Lankan army and rendered his service to the country for more than a decade. Thereafter with the experience and the leadership gained ventured to setting up his own business in the field of telecommunication where he made a major impact in the industry with the launch of Lanka Internet. Thereafter the organization diversified it’s activities by spreading the wings and setting up business in the field of Media and publication, Hotel Management & Entertainment, Aquaculture, Marine Engineering to name a few. In addition he was served as a senior advisor to Minister of Plantation and Industries.
Cornel (Retd) Ranjith Wijesundara who is a graduate of the command and staff college in Quetta, holds a Masters degree and a PgD from the university of Colombo.he is the consultant and the head of ryder waters,a company established to promote the products of HTIDC. He had served the sir Lanka army for 25years and held several important senior field appointments such as Brigade Commander Jaffna,Kytes,Paranthan and Wailioya. some of the other important appointments he held during his tenure in the Army include, Director of Humanitarian Low at Army Headquarters, Colonel in charge of personnel Administration of the Sri Lanka Army, Civil Coordinating Officer appointed by HE the President for Island in Jaffna Peninsula and the civil Coordinating Officer for Walioya.
Col.Wijeysundara was twice decorated with ‘combat gallantry medals’, namely ‘RanaWickramaPadakkama’ & ‘RanaSuraPadakkama’ by HE the President of Sri Lanka for individual acts of heroism/bravery in facing the enemy. Subsequent to his retirement for the Army, he held the following important positions in the public sector:
Started his career as a management trainee at Ceylon Tobacco company, which is subsidiary of British Tobacco company which is one of the oldest companies in Sri Lanka. Thereafter moved to Fairline Group specialized in Garments manufacturing as a Production Manager. Subsequently joined Swiss Parke which was a Timber floor manufacturing company.
In the early 90’s moved to Switzerland and started his carrier in the hospitality industry and then later he setup his own restaurant in Switzerland. Currently as a Director he looks after the overseas ventures while taking control of the local business.
Mr. Sriskantha is a Lawyer based in Colombo. He holds a Master’s Degree in Law and has been in practice for over thirty years. Mr. Sriskantha is licensed to practice in Sri Lanka and the UK. He specializes in civil law covering Companies, Admiralty, Land, Banks, Commerce, Foreign Investment and suits for Damages, to name a few. He has devilled in the chambers of many leading senior Lawyers where he cut his teeth as legal counsel.
Mr.Sriskantha has been the Legal Consultant for projects of the World Bank, UNDP and the Government. Also he is the Editor and Publisher of “Sriskantha’s Law Reports” which is cited by Judges and Lawyers in many legal arguments since 1983.