Nayana Mawilmada joined the Western Region Megapolis Planning Project as Head of Investments last week. Mawilmada is one of Sri Lanka’s most respected urban development specialists and has extensive international experience planning, facilitating, and managing large scale urban development, real estate and infrastructure projects across 15 countries.

Aside from continuing to lead some of the planning efforts, Mawilmada will function as the primary interface between the Megapolis project and potential investors both local and international. He will also spearhead efforts to finalize and launch the critical investments envisioned in the plan.

In addition to his new role at Megapolis, Mawilmada will also serve as an Urban Development Policy Advisor to the Ministry of Megapolis and Western Develoment.