The 50 best professionals who have excelled in various fields in Sri Lanka and the Maldives were recognized. Minister of Mass Media and Information Dallas Alahapperuma graced the occasion as the Chief Guest.
The ‘Top50’ Professional and Career Women Awards 2021 – hosted by Women in Management (WIM), in collaboration with Women in Work, a partnership between IFC and the government of Australia – recently honoured inspiring professional and career women in Sri Lanka and Maldives making a mark in their respective fields.
A news release issued in connection with the 11th edition of the awards ceremony said the event celebrated women representing a wide array of professions from industries including hospitality, banking and finance, logistics and supply chains, entrepreneurship, and media and law, among others, for excellence in either their chosen careers or for inspiring women in their community. The awards also lauded Sri Lankan corporates that have supported the growth and empowerment of women in the workplace.
Australian Ambassador to Sri Lanka and the Maldives David Holly and other dignitaries were also present.