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1. PIMA Diamond Shield for Life Time Achievement Awards

PIMA Diamond Shield of Lifetime achievement is awarded to professional business leaders who have made significant contributions to the field of private business or public service. These will be an open awards to all Sri Lankan nationals and will strictly be on nomination basis. The number of lifetime achievement awards will be decided by the PIMA Executive committee based on the recommendations of Panel of Judges.

2. PIMA – CCC Diamond  Service  Award  for  Most  Outstanding  Business  Manager  of  the  Year

The Most Outstanding Business Manager Award could be identified as the Pinnacle of the Management Awards; achievers of the Sri Lanka’s Private and Public sector will be recognized & honored at this category of awards. The Chief Executive Officers, Directors, Presidents, Senior Public Servants, etc. would be identified for the awards.

This award is open for all Sri Lankan Business Leaders who would preferably possess a qualification equivalent of university degree / professional qualification from a globally recognized university / professional body or higher.  Depending on the level of achievements, individuals who possess lesser educational qualifications may also be considered (On exception basis only depending on the level of achievements)

The organizing committee expect prospective recipients are nominated by the respective organizations, government institutions of potential awardees or individuals may also submit their own applications. Two awards are on offer as one each for private and public sector business leaders.

3. PIMA Platinum Awards

Platinum Honours is the ultimate honour conferred on a PIM Alum by PIM Alumni, it sets and honour the achievers of professional excellence standards set by the PIM Alumni; it recognizes the achievements and contributions made by PIM Alum in academic as well as professional spheres; with an especial emphasis on contribution to business & public management community and society at large. There are three awards on offer.

Last year PIM Alumni honored following PIM Alum with Platinum Honours:

  1. Aravinda Perera, Managing Director, Sampath Bank PLC.
  2. Ravi Jayawardana, CEO – Sales & Marketing, Maliban Biscuits (Pvt) Ltd.
  3. Thushara Perera, Group Director – Sales & Marketing, TV & FM Derana (Pvt) Ltd.

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The following business leaders received the PIMA Platinum Honours in previous years

2012/13

  1. Mr. Samantha Rajapakse, MD, AMW Ltd
  2. Sampath Jayasundara, CEO, Hsenid Software Solutions (Pvt) Ltd.
  3. Rohan Pallewatte, Chairman, Lanka Harness (Pvt) Ltd.

2011/12

  1. Ramal Jasinghe, CEO, Asian Alliance Insurance PLC.
  2. Jagath Dias, Chairman, Royal Fernwood Porcelain Ltd.
  3. Anura Siriwardana, Secretary, Coconut Ministry

2010/11

  1. Ajantha Dharmasiri, Director, PIM
  2. Gamini Gunasekera, Managing Director of Union Chemicals Lanka Limited

2009/10

  1. Mangala Yapa, MD, Dockyards PLC
  2. Sarath Fernando, MD, Bogawanthalawa Plantations PLC

4. PIMA – CCC Diamond Service Award for Most Outstanding Expatriate Business Manager of the Year

The recognition of the achievements & contributions of the expatriate managers are considered critical as most of the successful local businesses have thrived under expatriate management exposure and expertise.

This award open only to Non-Sri Lankan Expatriate Managers who hold senior management positions in Sri Lankan & Multinational corporates (in Sri Lanka). It is a prerequisite that the applicant should have at least worked in Sri Lanka for a period not less than two years by 31st January 2016 and possess at least a Master’s degree / professional qualification equivalent or a higher qualification from a globally recognized university. Under special circumstances Sri Lankan citizenship holders (not by birth) will be considered as well. Two award on offer one each for for-profit and not-for-profit organizational business leaders

5. PIMA Women at the Helm Award for  Most  Outstanding Female  Business  Leader  of  the  Year

PIMA is of the view that, recognizing the achievements and contributions by in the Female Business Leaders in the sphere of Management in private and public sector is important

This award is open for all PIM Alumnae Female Business Leaders who would preferably possess a masters or doctoral qualification from PIM and who are members of PIMA.  Depending on the level of achievements, individuals who possess lesser educational qualifications may also be considered (On exception basis only depending on the level of achievements)

The organizing committee expect prospective recipients are nominated by the respective organizations, government institutions of potential awardees or individuals may also submit their own applications. Two awards are on offer as one each for private and public sector business leaders.

6. PIMA – NCC Award for Best Manager in Global Market Reach

The Best Manager in Global Market Reach Award will be awarded to achievers of the Sri Lanka’s Private and Public sector who have made a noteworthy impact in the global market. The Chief Executive Officers, Directors, Presidents, Senior Public Servants, etc. would be identified for the awards.

This award is open for all Sri Lankan Business Leaders who would preferably possess a qualification equivalent of university degree / professional qualification from a globally recognized university / professional body or higher.  Depending on the level of achievements, individuals who possess lesser educational qualifications may also be considered (On exception basis only depending on the level of achievements)

The organizing committee expect prospective recipients are nominated by the respective organizations, government institutions of potential awardees or individuals may also submit their own applications. Two awards are on offer as one each for private and public sector business leaders.

7. PIMA – NCC Award for Most Outstanding Manager in Corporate Social Responsibility.

The Most Outstanding Manager in Corporate Social Responsibility Award will be awarded to achievers of the Sri Lanka’s Private and Public sector who have made a noteworthy impact in the Corporate Social Responsibility. The Chief Executive Officers, Directors, Presidents, Senior Public Servants, etc. would be identified for the awards.

This award is open for all Sri Lankan Business Leaders who would preferably possess a qualification equivalent of university degree / professional qualification from a globally recognized university / professional body or higher.  Depending on the level of achievements, individuals who possess lesser educational qualifications may also be considered (On exception basis only depending on the level of achievements)

The organizing committee expect prospective recipients are nominated by the respective organizations, government institutions of potential awardees or individuals may also submit their own applications. Two awards are on offer as one each for private and public sector business leaders.

8. PIMA – ECCSL Maverick of the Year

Sri Lanka’s Private and Public sector Individuals who have affected the most positive change on his or her company and/or industry by challenging the conventional wisdom are recognized & honored at this category of awards. The Chief Executive Officers, Directors, Presidents, Senior Public Servants, etc. would be identified for the awards.

This award is open for all Sri Lankan Business Leaders who would preferably possess a qualification equivalent of university degree / professional qualification from a globally recognized university / professional body or higher.  Depending on the level of achievements, individuals who possess lesser educational qualifications may also be considered (On exception basis only depending on the level of achievements)

The organizing committee expect prospective recipients are nominated by the respective organizations, government institutions of potential awardees or individuals may also submit their own applications. Two awards are on offer as one each for private and public sector business leaders.

9. PIMA – PIMA UAE Award for Most Outstanding Business Manager of the Year – Middle East

PIMA & PIMA UAE Chapter is of the view that, recognizing the achievements and contributions by in the Business Leaders in the sphere of Management in Middle-East of grate significance.

This award is open for all Sri Lankan Business Leaders serving in Middle-East who would preferably possess a qualification equivalent of university degree / professional qualification from a globally recognized university / professional body or higher.  Depending on the level of achievements, individuals who possess lesser educational qualifications may also be considered (On exception basis only depending on the level of achievements)

The organizing committee expect prospective recipients are nominated by the respective organizations, government institutions of potential awardees or individuals may also submit their own applications. One award is on offer.

10. PIMA – PIMA UAE  Award  for  Most  Outstanding  Female  Business  Leader  of  the  Year – Middle East

PIMA & PIMA UAE Chapter is of the view that, recognizing the achievements and contributions by in the Female Business Leaders in the sphere of Management in Middle-East of grate significance.

This award is open for all Sri Lankan Female Business Leaders serving in the Middle-East who would preferably possess a qualification equivalent of university degree / professional qualification from a globally recognized university / professional body or higher.  Depending on the level of achievements, individuals who possess lesser educational qualifications may also be considered (On exception basis only depending on the level of achievements)

The organizing committee expect prospective recipients are nominated by the respective organizations, government institutions of potential awardees or individuals may also submit their own applications. One awards are on offer.

11. PIMA Best 4 Under 40 Managers of the Year

The PIMA best 4 Under 40 Managers of the Year is for aged under 40 practicing managers. This awards category is for the middle management of an organization; with a designation designated as a Senior Manager, Assistant Vice president, Head of department, Public Servants, etc. and is between ages of 30-40 by 31st January 2016. This is a platform to showcase their capacity to be the most outstanding amongst the rest of the management fraternity

This award is open for all Sri Lankan Business Leaders who would preferably possess a qualification equivalent of university degree / professional qualification from a globally recognized university / professional body or higher.  Depending on the level of achievements, individuals who possess lesser educational qualifications may also be considered (On exception basis only depending on the level of achievements)

The organizing committee expect prospective recipients are nominated by the respective organizations, government institutions of potential awardees or individuals may also submit their own applications. Four awards are on offer for private and public sector business leaders.

12. PIMA Best 3 Under 30 Manager of the Year

The PIMA best 3 Under 30 Managers of the Year is for aged under 30 practicing managers. This awards category is for the junior management of an organization with a designation as Assistant Manager, Assistant Head of department, Public Servants, etc. and is between ages of 20-30 by 31st January 2016. This is a platform to showcase their capacity to be the most outstanding amongst the rest of the management fraternity.

This award is open for all Sri Lankan Business Leaders who would preferably possess a qualification equivalent of university degree / professional qualification from a globally recognized university / professional body or higher.  Depending on the level of achievements, individuals who possess lesser educational qualifications may also be considered (On exception basis only depending on the level of achievements)

The organizing committee expect prospective recipients are nominated by the respective organizations, government institutions of potential awardees or individuals may also submit their own applications. Three awards are on offer for private and public sector business leaders.