Born in 1959 Chairman / Managing Director Shantha Ranawana has been involved in cargo clearing and forwarding since 1977. At the beginning he started as wharf clerk and got the experience in the field. After 2 years of dedication he thought about starting his own company. When he started he had nothing, not even an office. With his never ending dedication he brought that company to the best company where the competitors learnt from him. He expanded the company into many new areas and is the owner of Ranawana Estate & Farm which is an icon in Kurunegala.
Being an undergraduate studying at 4th year in Sri Jayawardenepura University he joined the family business in 2013. His alma mater was St. Peter’s College. Throughout his life he achieved many successes. He passed his scholarship while been a junior prefect. Then he passed O/L with 8 A’s while he continued swimming as a sport. Next at the age of 17 he became one of the youngest pilots to obtain a Private Pilot License. While been promoted as a Senior Prefect he still was the best in studies and achieved the best results in commerce in St. Peter’s College Colombo 04. Then at the age of 21 he successfully completed CIMA winning an all-island 1st place for Financial Strategy, while still achieving colours for swimming and maintaining a second upper in university. Achieving all of the above, Now all his time is dedicated to make this company THE best. His path leads to a multimillion dollar conglomerate.