Board of Management

Mr. Ruzly Hussain
Chairman

Ruzly was educated at St. Aloysius College Galle, St. Thomas Prep School Kollupitiya, and Royal College up to O 'Levels. Started his business life in 1964, at the age of 18 years and now counts for 46 years experience in the field of Industry and Trading. At the age of 23 years founded the Rotaract Movement in Sri Lanka (1969). He held the post of President and District Governor for South India & Sri Lanka in 1971. He was appointed the President of the oldest Rotary Club in Sri Lanka, The Rotary Club of Colombo, in its Diamond Jubilee Year in1988.

He currently serves on the Directorate of Worldstar Lanka (Pvt) Ltd (Dwellings), Cleansol (Pvt) Ltd, and Free Lanka Media (Pvt) Ltd.

Mr. Bary Jaleel
Managing Director

Bary has over 16 years experience in the field of business management and finance. A product of St'Thomas Preparotory School & Mount Lavinia, Bary received his degree in BSc, in Finance from the University of Houston, Clear Lake in Texas, USA, and Diploma in Business Administration from the Institute of Technological Studies, Colombo.

He worked in the food service Industry in the USA & was an assistant manager at Pizza Hut Restaurant in Houston, Texas. On his return to Sri Lanka 1994 he joined Abdul Rahims as the post of Director. He was a founding member of Worldstar Lanka (Pvt) Ltd (Dwellings) in 2004, which manages the Dwellings store, He was Instrumental in obtaining the agency for Ecolab Gmbh and serves as a director at Cleansol (Pvt) Ltd, the Sri Lankan distributor of Ecolab. He also serves as a board director in Asian Adventures Travel Management Company, which won the Presidential Award for Travel & Tourism for best tour operator inbound.

Mr. Naqeeb A. Hussain
Human Resources Director

Naqeeb received his foundation at Royal College, Colombo and then went on to the Colombo International School for his O'Levels and A'Levels. He pursued his higher studies in Computer Information Science from the Clarion University of Pennsylvania USA, earning a Bachelor of Science Degree in the year 2000. He then spent 3 years in the state of Florida as a Series 3 Registered Commodity Broker and a Foreign Exchange Trader. He returned to Sri Lanka at the end of 2003 and joined DFCC Stock Brokers as an Investment Analyst. He joined the Rotaract Club of Colombo which was the same club established by his father 35 years prior, and then went on to becoming its President a year and a half later. Among many awards won by the club at the end of his term, "Best Club" and "Best President" were amongst the most notable.

After one year at DFCC Stock Brokers, Naqeeb decided to join the family business Abdul Rahims & Brothers (Pvt.) Ltd and head a new product line and distributorship for Ecolab Inc. a USA based global company involved in the development, manufacture and marketing of cleaning chemicals and related services. Through this line of work, Naqeeb has become a Certified ISO 22000 Food Safety Auditor, and a trained instructor/trainer for the laundry, housekeeping, kitchen operations of hotels and hospitals.

Naqeeb serves on the Director Board of the following companies: Cenmetrix (Pvt) Ltd, Cenango (Pvt) Ltd, Cleansol (Pvt) Ltd & Worldstar Lanka (Pvt) Ltd (Dwellings).

Mr. Farhard Hussain
Marketing Director

Farhard has over 9 years experience in the field of business management and Information Technology. A product of Royal College & Colombo International School, Farhard received his degree in BA, Business Administration from Clarion University of Pennsylvania, USA, with a minor in Computer Science & Environment-Society Business.

He worked in the real estate business in Miami, Florida for 3 years as senior acquisition & dispositions for Investments Limited, in charge of selling real estate for the company worth up to $ 200,000,000/-. In 2002, he was a founding member of Cenango USA and Cenango Sri Lanka, which specialized in Software Development for the US and local market. In 2005, with the same group, he started Cenmetrix (Pvt) Ltd, which specialize in mission critical biometric fingerprint & software applications for the US and Sri Lankan markets.

Farhard serves as board of director in the following companies: Cenmetrix (Pvt) Ltd, Cenango (Pvt) Ltd, Cleansol (Pvt) Ltd, & Worldstar Lanka (Pvt) Ltd (Dwellings).