28 Jun 2023
Representing BrownsInvestments PLC a subsidiary of Browns Group and LOLC, Kamantha Amarasekera accompanied by the High Commissioner of Sri Lanka in Kenya Kana Kananathan met the Kenyan President Dr William Ruto at the State House Nairobi, Kenya yesterday.
During their discussion, Kamantha informed President Ruto of their new investments in the tea plantation in Kenya. Browns Investments have invested 12,000 Hectares of tea plantation in Kericho, Kenya which employs over 6,000 Kenyans. President Ruto welcomed the new Sri Lankan investment and assured the full support of his Government in their venture.
It owns Plantations, Hapugastenne Plantations PLC, and Udapussellawa Plantations PLC, and is one of the largest tea-producing companies in Sri Lanka consisting of 49 individual estates that stretch across an area of over 30,000 hectares and employs over 10,000 individuals.