NEWS17 June 2009

Deputy CEO of Lanka MR Bureau retires

Asia Pacific People

SRI LANKA— Nihal de Silva, deputy chief executive of the Lanka Market Research Bureau (LMRB), has retired.

De Silva is a chartered statistician and chartered scientist and has had a 20-year career in the market research industry. He will continue to serve as a senior consultant to LMRB, which is part of WPP’s Kantar Group of research companies.

LMRB is headed by managing director Tissa de Alwis, and is based in Colombo.