B. A (Econ. Hons) University of Ceylon Diploma, Business Management IMEDE SWiz
Mr. Godamunne an international civil servant and the immediate past President of the Sri Lanka Coconut Grower`s Association. He has extensive experience in management and advisory services.
He has previously held Chairmanships and Directorships in the public and international co-operations including Country Director to UN World Food Programme, Advisor to State Oils and Fats Corporation, Secretary General/Board Director to Mahaweli Authority of Sri Lanka, Chairman to Mahaweli Venture Capital Company Ltd., Sri Lanka-China joint venture Indigenous Medicine Hospitals Ltd and the State Hardware Corporation. He has also served on the Board of Mahaweli Marine Cement Ltd. and National Institute of Business Management and as a non-executive director of Hayleys PLC, Haycarbs and Hayleys Exports PLC. Currently he is a non-executive at Hayleys Agriculture Holdings and Board of Director of Coconut Research Institute.