The Capital Maharaja Organisation Limited is, today, probably the single largest group of private sector companies in Sri Lanka. A multifaceted, multidimensional group whose activities span manufacturing, marketing, exports, communications, media, information technology, foods, packaging and more.
Just over 30 years ago, following the riots in 1983, turnover stood at less than SLR 32 million; assets, were reduced to virtually zero and the Group's very existence stood threatened. What followed however, has been a growth that is arguably the most spectacular seen in Sri Lanka. It is moreover, a growth that has stemmed largely from the Group's underlying philosophy:
The Courage to be Different