The Board of Directors of South Asia Gateway Terminals, Port of Colombo, agreed to appoint Romesh David as the new CEO in succession to Erwin Haaze.
In making the announcement, the Chairman of the SAGT Board, Susantha Ratnayake, paid tribute to Erwin Haaze and thanked him for all that he had done during more than 7 years as CEO.

Romesh David is currently the President of the Transportation Group of John Keells Holdings and has been a director of SAGT for over fifteen years and chairman of its executive committee.

He brings over 30 years experience of the shipping and logistics business. He has also served on a number of key Government and industry committees in Sri Lanka.  This change is effective from August 14, 2017.