Sri Lanka Entrepreneur & SME Network debuts to put Sri Lankans first

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Sri Lanka Entrepreneur & SME Network (SLESN) Executive Committee from left: Sensory Indulgences Ltd., Founder and Managing Director Udaya Wickramage, Cool Zone Entertainers Ltd., Founder and Managing Director Serul Wimalasena, Runeware Audiovisual Integrated Solutions Ltd, Founder and Managing Director Michaael Abayasinghe, Entrepreneur and Sandbox Consultancy Services Founder Director Angelo De Silva, SLESN Co-Founder and Sandbox Consultancy Operations Head Menaka Mayadunne and Casterly Crown Ltd., Founder and CEO Lorenzo Cooray. Not pictured here SCB Corporate and Corporate Doctors Ltd., CEO and Founder Dr. Chamara Bandara. 



Sri Lanka Entrepreneur & SME Network (SLESN), has been launched as a nonprofit by Sandbox Consultancy Services Ltd.

SLESN is an organisation created by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs, driving the clear message of “Sri Lankan first” according to Sandbox.

Begun as a response to the COVID-19 impact to Sri Lankan entrepreneurs, SLESN is keen on establishing entrepreneur friendly policies among both public and private sectors.

 “As innovators we understand that we need to lead a change for it to happen. We will focus on developing the right policies, regulations and frameworks that will ensure that Sri Lankan entrepreneurs in the future will have a strong, equal and relevant platform to create a value adding impact on our economy and grow-global,” a spokesperson said. 

SLESN has announced the launch of its website making it easier for entrepreneurs and SMEs around Sri Lanka to connect and join the initiative. is the first stepping stone towards an island wide coming together of Sri Lanka’s best and brightest entrepreneurs, small and macro businesses for the sustained growth of Sri Lankan industries by entrepreneurs and driving a “Sri Lankan First” business practice that is aimed at growing the Sri Lankan economy.