Market Research Society of Sri Lanka elects new committee
At the 4th Annual General Meeting of the Market Research Society of Sri Lanka (MRSSL) held recently, current President of MRSSL, Ms. Himalee Madurasinghe was re-elected for another term.
In her acceptance speech, Ms. Madurasinghe thanked the support of the society and the Executive Committee for the successful year that went by and outlined the plans for the coming year. Ms. Madurasinghe gave a good account of activities conducted by the society in the past year with the aim of promoting the research fraternity and spirit of togetherness among members. Further, Ms. Madurasinghe highlighted the need for increased awareness, larger membership and involvement in the activities of the Society to enable the market research industry to deliver relevant solutions of the highest quality to the marketers.
The Executive Committee from the previous year continues with Mr. Ravi Bamunusinghe as the Immediate Past President, Ms. Roshani Fernando as the Secretary, Ms. Prajika Fernando as the Assistant Secretary and Mr. Waruna Kathriarachchi as the Treasurer, a media release issued by the society said.
Seated from Left: Roshani Fernando – Secretary (Quantum Consumer Solutions), Ravi Bamunusinghe – Immediate Past President (RCB), Himalee Madurasinghe – President (Kantar LMRB), Waruna Kathriarachchi – Treasurer (Nielsen Lanka)
Standing from left: Mihirani Dissanayake – Assistant Treasurer (Kantar TNS), Chitrangani Herat Gunaratne (Quantum Consumer Solutions), Therika Meyandeniya (Nielsen Lanka), Neel de Silva (SRL), Anura Karunaratne (TNS Lanka), Sharang Pant (Nielsen Lanka), Prajika Fernando – Assistant Secretary (LMRB) and Dilini Jayasuriya (Breakthrough Business Intelligence)
MRSSL in partnership with Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM) carried out a workshop for Sri Lankan Marketers. The workshop, held in March 2017, was the second of its kind after a very successful event held last year in September.
Mr. Ravi de Coonghe is a professional marketer with Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing, a Certified Professional Marketer from Asia Pacific Marketing Federation and holds a MBA from the University of New Buckinghamshire, UK.