Who we are
Bound by the familial values of unity, honesty and integrity, Sumathi Universal Management and Investment (Pvt) Limited is business conglomerate with a formidable presence in many industries. Founded in 1948 by Late Mr. U W Sumathipala with the enduring support of his spouse Late Dr. (Mrs.) Milina Sumathipala, the duo instilled a strong foundation of unity and values into the company.
The business has made a name for itself as a truly Sri Lankan, successful family-owned enterprise driven by pioneering vision. Ensuring to deliver superior value to markets they serve, its subsidiaries are professionally managed, socially responsible, successful companies.
As three generations have taken over the reins, each has driven the company towards greater heights. The current Board of Directors who are bound by the same family values, are steering the company towards a new era of growth with a blueprint for the future and thus continue to further the Sumathi legacy.