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Defying the Odds: Sri Lankan Entrepreneurs

20 March 2023 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am SMT


How has the economic crisis in Sri Lanka affected its business owners? What opportunities are there for businesses in the country today? Find out from a group of Sri Lankan entrepreneurs as they share their stories of starting and growing their companies as women founders, and how they have kept their companies alive and thriving through the crisis.

Shimna Chandan (CEO and Founder of Tambapanni Collective)
Ramani Fernando (CEO and Founder of Ramani Fernando Salons)
Sonali Dharmawardena (Fashion designer and pioneer of Sri Lankan batik designs)
Otara Gunewardene (Founder of ODEL, Embark, and Otara Foundation)

Moderated by Sharlyn Stafford, Entrepreneur, Expedition Junkie and VP at SLBA.

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20 March 2023
9:00 am - 10:30 am SMT
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Members Lounge
1 Nanson Road, Level 3
Singapore, Singapore
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