Sagara Gunawardana wins Socrates International Award from EBA

Updated: 00:00 GMT, Jan 1, 1970 | Published: 10:34 GMT, Dec 25, 2016 |

Eng. Sagara Gunawardana, Chairman of Venora Group of Companies (PVT) LTD, has been bestowed with the Socrates International Award for personal contribution to the intellectual development of today’s society in the category for ‘Business and Economy’ by the European Business Assembly (EBA).

He accepted the award in Oxford, the United Kingdom.

The Europe Business Assembly (EBA) is an independent corporation of economic, social and humanitarian collaboration, founded in Oxford, UK in 2000.

It is an interactive platform for adapting European economic programmes to the standards of living in dynamically developing regions.

It follows the directives of the European Union and EU programmes “Good-Neighbourliness” and “Eastern Partnership”.

Every year, it awards medals to promising enterprises in Asia, building friendly relations between European and Asian businesses.