British High Commissioner to meet SL business community

article_image James Duaris

To take part in the above Breakfast meeting, please contact the CBB Secretariat via 5588859 or 2421745.

The newly appointed British High Commissioner to Sri Lanka and Maldives James Duaris will meet the Sri Lankan business community at a breakfast meeting to be held on the 10th of June at the Hilton Residencies.

The meeting which is facilitated by the Council for Business with Britain of the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce will enable the Sri Lankan corporate executives to get to know the new ambassador, introduce their companies to him and also share and exchange views for further development of trade between Sri Lanka and UK.

ukBefore taking over his latest assignment, His Excellency Dauris was the Ambassador to Peru. Before Peru, he has served in Colombia as Deputy Head of Mission and later has functioned as the ‘Acting Head of South Asia Group in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in London’ and also as the Deputy Head of the EU External Department among several other postings.

The Council for Business with Britain (CBB) operates under the aegis of the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce, promotes two-way trade between Sri Lanka and the UK and maintains and fosters a harmonious business relationship between the two countries.

To take part in the above Breakfast meeting, please contact the CBB Secretariat via 5588859 or 2421745.