Mr. Siripala Amarasinghe has been appointed as the new Chairman of the CEA under the guidance of H/E the President Gotabaya Rajapaksha. He was a graduate from the University of Sri Jayawardanapura with an Honorary Degree of Commerce and he was a Trade Union Leader, social and political activist.
The welcome program of the new chairman was held on 2nd January 2020 at the CEA Auditorium with the participation of Mr. Hemantha Jayasinghe, Director General, Deputy Director Generals and all the staff members.
By addressing the gathering new chairman expressed that the protecting and conserving the environment is a major task in the present situation. Therefore, working together as a team to succeed the common goal is very much essential. Moreover, he expressed that he wishes to achieve a great honor to the Authority from the World Organizations.