Gamini Batuwitage, COO/Regional Program Director, South Asia, Sri Lanka | Village Invest

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Gamini Batuwitage, COO/Regional Program Director, South Asia, Sri Lanka

Gamini has more than 30 years of experience in rural livelihoods and social entrepreneurship field. He has held various positions within the government of Sri Lanka, as Additional Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture, and CEO of the nation-wide Community Development and Livelihood Improvement “Gemi Diriya” Project. He managed and mainstreamed poverty reduction programs to the tune of US$200 million and has received several awards and honors for bringing in innovation and cutting edge expertise for promoting rural livelihoods and enterprises.