Sanath Daluwatta, Director – Marketing of Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation, the national television in Sri Lanka was recognised as ‘Asia’s Most Influential Chief Marketing Officer’ at the Global Brand Excellence Awards 2015 for CMOs in Singapore in recognition of his contribution to the disciplines of brand building and marketing in Sri Lanka.
Daluwatta counts over 25 years of hands-on experience in marketing, sales and marketing communication. He has spearhead in developing many iconic brands in Sri Lanka and has experience in financial, mobile communication and media sectors and has won multiple awards for his efforts from the Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM) in Brand Excellence.
He won the Sri Lankan prize for obtaining excellent results for Analysis and Decision case study of the Chartered Institute of Marketing – CIM (UK) and obtained a Post Graduate Diploma in Marketing from the Chartered Institute of Marketing – CIM (UK). He is a Chartered Marketer and earned his Master Degree in Business Studies from the University of Colombo. Daluwatta is currently reading for his PhD at the University of Colombo.