SLAEAJ Fourth AGM was successfully completed at the Sri Lanka Embassy in Japan.
[08 December, 2015]
We proudly announced that our fourth annual general meeting was held successfully at Sri Lanka Embassy in Japan. New office bearers were appointed accordingly after an official poll was organized by Mr. Premarathna.
AGM was started with the brief welcome speech was made by Mr. Ali the secretary of SLAEAJ. Afterwards, SLAEAJ president Mr. Jagath Ramanayake was presented the activities carried out by the SLAEAJ during the year 2014/2015. Presentation was focused on all major activities done by SLAEJ during the year such as Cricket Festival and Motor Delegation Tour in Japan by Sri Lanka Vehicle Importers associations.
After the presentation the treasure of SLAEAJ Mr. Saman Priyankara submitted the audited accounts and described the importance of sustaining funds acquired through membership fees of our respect members. As the next item, they had moved to the annual election which was prepared by embassy especially Mr. Premarathne as the coordinating officer of the Sri Lanka Embassy. He explained all the rules and regulations of the election according to the constitution of the SLAEAJ.
Presented members made their votes under the observation of election referee from embassy and appointed all the office bearers for year 2016 as follows.
Appointed Office Bearers of Year 2016.
Mr. Jagath Ramanayake (President of SLAEAJ)
Mr. Mohamed Ali (Executive Secretary of SLAEAJ)
Mr. Umar Ali (Vice Secretary of SLAEAJ)
Mr. Saman Priyankara (Treasurer of SLAEAJ)
Mr. Lasantha Nandasiri (Vice Treasurer of SLAEAJ)
Mr. Wasantha Ekanayake (Vice President (Tokyo))
Mr. Hamed Ramzan (Vice President (Yokohama))
Mr. Nishantha Meegalla (Vice President (Nagoya))
Mr. Anura Battuwatta (Vice President (Ibaraki))
Mr. Azad Alwan (Vice President (Chiba))
Mr. Nishantha Ganege (Vice President (Tochigi))
Mr. Chinthaka Jayasinghe (Vice President (Welfare))
Mr. Jithendra Samarawickrama (Vice President (Entertainment))
H.E ambassador Prof. Ganganath Dissanayake was made his speech and pointed out how valuable this kind of gatherings and this unity will help to develop the Sri Lankan brand in world wide. Further he emphasized this sort of general paradigms will open doors to have general solutions for problems in the automobile industry.
After his speech, all new office bearers made their vote of thanks for compliments that all the members done in last year and they convinced continuous support in this coming year 2016 as well.
And all the members moved to discuss the milestones they should achieve in this coming year especially they focused on new markets like Malaysia at the meeting. After the AGM all members were moved to Year End Party organized by SLBCJ and SLAEAJ at Live Restaurant Aoyama.