MEET THE TEAM
MR. RAJA NANAYAKKARA, the founder of NEM CONSTRUCTION (PRIVATE) LIMITED is a Chartered Civil Engineer by profession boasting over 40 years of experience in construction field in Sri Lanka as well as United Kingdom. He is a member of the Institute of Engineers UK. MR. RAJA NANAYAKKARA is a veteran in the construction industry, having over 35 YEARS of experience under his belt. Having started NEM CONSTRUCTION (PRIVATE) LIMITED in 1980, it has since grown to become largest private construction company the country.
MR. GERAD PERERA was born into a family involved in business. On completion of his primary and secondary education from the HENEGAMA CENTRAL COLLEGE and ISIPATHANA COLLEGE - COLOMBO, he joined ROLANDS LIMITED as an apprentice, and he was able to successfully complete MECHANICAL ENGINEERING COURSE conducted by the NATIONAL APPRENTICESHIP BOARD DURING 1975 TO 1980. after obtaining much needed exposure and guidance in the business world for a couple of years, he ventured out on his own accord to be an entrepreneur in his own choice in 1981.
MR. SUPUN PERERA is an output of ST. JOSEPH’S COLLEGE – COLOMBO. obtained his BACHELOR’S DEGREE from the KINGSTON UNIVERSITY OF UNITED KINGDOM in the field of CIVIL ENGINEERING WITH A FIRST-CLASS GRADE.
After completing his studies, he joined UTRAX as a DIRECTOR and his aim is to drive the business to its fullest success.
Being a Civil Engineer and Heavy Machinery fanatic, MR. M. SUPUN M. PERERA developed many diversifications to UTRAX.
In which he introduced Heavy construction machinery business by forming up UTRAX EQUIPMENT DIVISION to Introduce WORLD-RENOWNED CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT BRANDS.
MR. M. SUPUN M. PERERA’S visionary leadership have converted UTRAX EQUIPMENT DIVISION to become the LARGEST CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT SUPPLIER IN SRI LANKA & MALDIVES WITHIN VERY SHORT PERIOD.
ASHWIN WELGAMA NANAYAKKARA
ASHWIN NANAYAKKARA has more than 18 years of work experience in Australia, Sri Lanka, and West Africa.
He worked as a strategy consultant for an Australian Corporate Global Firm, Accenture Strategy.
He holds a MSc. in Law and Accounting and an LLB Degree from the London School of Economics, in the United Kingdom.
Currently, he serves as a Director of NEM Construction (Pvt Ltd.
DAYLON RICHARD PERERA
Business Professional MR. DAYLON RICHARD PERERA has been appointed Group Director of New VERAZO APPAREL EXPORTS PVT LTD.
Daylon assumed duties in 2014. His experience spans a broad range of industries.
Further, Daylon currently serves as a DIRECTOR at UTRAX GLOBAL SDN. BHD. and is also as the Chairman at SMP TECH INC NETWORK PVT LTD.
He also has served as a Senior Consultant at TELECOMMUNICATIONS REGULATORY COMMISSION OF PHILIPPINES, WORKING DIRECTOR & BOARD MEMBER AT JJ TECH - INDEPENDENT TELEVISION NETWORK LTD, SOUTH KOREA. CHAIRMAN AT VERAZO APPAREL EXPORTS PVT LTD, DIRECTOR/CEO AT DAYLON HOLDINGS PRIVATE LIMITED, AND PROJECT DIRECTOR MARKETING AT DEXALIN HOLDINGS PVT LTD (listed in the Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE)).
DAYLON'S involvement in the industries has given him a wealth of experience in the financial sector.
Qualified in Business Administration, MR. DAYLON RICHARD PERERA is an output of ST. BENEDICT’S COLLEGE - COLOMBO & obtained his BACHELOR’S DEGREE from the O2 UNIVERSITY in the field of BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION & INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY.
He has over 18 years of experience in Sri Lanka as well as South Korea.
He is a member of UN AMBASSADOR FEDERATION, UN AMBASSADOR ASSOCIATION & UN NEWS USA BRANCH PRESIDENT.
Director - UTRAX GLOBAL SDN. BHD.
DATO’ SRI S ARUNARAJ
DATO’ SRI S ARUNARAJ has been a director of GKK CONSULTANTS for over 9 YEARS. His long-term involvement in the industry has given him a wealth of experience in the financial sector.
Qualified in Business Administration, DATO ARUNARAJ has been responsible for providing turn-key solutions to enhance competitiveness in the financial industry, management, and development of the company.
Being a dynamic and self-motivated person, he is always hands-on when it comes to management and always ensures that utmost importance is given to clients' satisfaction.
Due to his expertise in successfully managing businesses, he was also appointed as a director in AMBANG R SDN BHD in 2015. His presence in the company has been significant where he has played a major role in transforming the company as a leading construction company specialized in marine architectural works for the oil and gas sector.
The company has been actively operating in MALAYSIAN MARINE HEAVY ENGINEERING, the BIGGEST SHIPYARD for more than 10 years. The company has also been actively involved in JOHOR PORT and RAPID, PENGERANG JOHOR in civil works.