Abans Group of Companies has been built through entrepreneurial spirit and an authentic sense of empathy for our customers. Over 50 years ago, Mrs. Aban Pestonjee began this journey from humble beginnings, but together with her family, has grown the Group to operate in the retail, real estate development, environmental management and logistics sectors. More than 10,000 Group employees work in multiple operations across Sri Lanka to provide our customers with practical and innovative solutions for their everyday needs. We continue to have a special focus on health and the environment. Our core reason for business is empowering and enabling your way to life.
To keep empowering people with a better way to life.
We at Abans, through our products and services, empower people with a better way to life, by empowering them to make better choices, while protecting the environment for an even better tomorrow.
Mrs. Aban PestonjeeChairperson
Mrs. Aban Pestonjee is the founder of Abans Group of companies. A resourceful and self-taught entrepreneur, Mrs. Aban Pestonjee exemplifies Abans Groups’ creed of “empoweringRead More
Behman (Tito) Pestonjee
Mr. Behman (Tito) Pestonjee oversees the sourcing, marketing, sales and business partnerships of Abans PLC. He has been involved with Abans PLC since its inception and has beenRead More
Dr. Saroshi Dubash oversees the supply chain, administration, and human resources functions of Abans PLC. Dr.Dubash, holds a PhD in Philosophy, an MBA (USA) and an honours degreeRead More
Mr. Rusi Pestonjee is an alumnus of the Executive Management programmes at the Indian School of Business, focusing on strategy and managing family businesses. He supports relationsRead More
Abans Group of Companies announced the appointment of Mrs Chandrika Perera as an Executive Director of Abans PLC with effect from 25th June 2020. Mrs Chandrika Perera joined AbansRead More
Independent Non-Executive Director
Dinesh Weerakkody appointed as Independent Non-Executive Director in December 2019Read More
Independent Non-Executive Director
Mr. R. Selvaskandan is an Attorney-at Law (SL) and Solicitor (England & Wales and Hong Kong). He was a senior partner of a leading law firm in Hong Kong prior to joining the properRead More
Director of Operations
Mr. Dinesh Perera joined Abans Group in 2004 and has since risen to the position of Director of Operations, overlooking total operational functions of Abans PLC. He has wideRead More
Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Channa Pathirana was appointed as the Chief Operating Officer in November of 2019. Mr. Pathirana has been with Abans for over 18 years and prior to this current appointmentRead More
Chief Marketing Officer
Mr. Buddhika Dharmawardena is a seasoned professional with over 20 years of experience in Sales and Marketing and has gained a wide exposure to local andRead More
Group Chief Internal Auditor
Mr. Pradeep Perera joined Abans Group in 2019 as Group Chief Internal Auditor. Prior to this appointment, he served as the Group Chief Internal Auditor of Sampath Bank PLC andRead More
Group Chief Human Resource Officer
Ms. Dulani Nissanka is a prominent HR professional with over 15 years of experience in the corporate sector. Prior to taking over thMs. Dulani Nissanka is a prominent HR professionRead More
Abans Group continues to grow with an impact that reaches far and wide. Our presence is felt across Sri Lanka; our customers come from all walks of life; our product portfolio caters to all needs.
Impacting every Sri Lankan’s way to life needs a strong network backed by a dedicated, committed team that shares the same passion. We continue to be committed to empowering a better way to life.
Through our vast services across five sectors we are passionate about empowereing you to a better way to life.
Careers in Abans Group
Our Abans family has grown from 3 employees to 10,000. At Abans Group, our Abans family matters. As we are a diverse business, diversity is integral to who we are.
We value committed, passionate individuals who are performance driven. We believe in providing a working environment that empowers you to enhance yourself and your teams through knowledge, growth, and high performance, while giving you the freedom to maintain your well-being so that you enjoy your journey with us.
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