Leading real estate company, Prime Lands Residencies PLC, announced the appointment of Noel Joseph to the Company’s Board of Directors. He has joined as an Independent Non-Executive Director with effect from October 29, 2021.
Mr. Noel is a celebrated Engineer and Consultant possessing over 32 years of experience in the field of engineering and engineering consultancy in both Sri Lanka and Overseas. Over the course of his expansive career, he founded and steered NJ Consultants, a top-tier, multi-disciplinary engineering firm in Sri Lanka, to the highest ranks with a strong portfolio of over 200+ major developments.
Under his expert leadership, NJ Consultants counts several notable hospitality-focused and industrial developments across the globe to its name, including the Ritz Carlton – Maldives, Cheval Blanc Randheli – Maldives, Altex EPZ – Kenya, EAM Maliban Textile project in Jordan, Soorty Textiles – Bangladesh and LT Karle India amongst others. Mr. Noel continues to serve at the helm of NJ Consultants and CAD Team as Managing Director.
His portfolio is further strengthened with experience gathered at the senior positions in organisations such as the State Engineering Corporation, Development Consultants Lanka Pvt Ltd, Safari Company Ltd. in Saudi Arabia and Baharudden P.M.S. Associates in Brunei.
Mr. Noel is also a Member of the Institution of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (MIEEE) USA, Institute of Lighting Engineers (MILE) UK, the Illumination Engineering Society (MIES) USA, an Incorporated Engineer IEng) UK, The Institute of Engineering Technology (MIET) UK, The Institute of American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (MASHRA). He currently serves on the Board of Regnis (Lanka) PLC, Singer Industries (Ceylon) PLC, and On’Ally Holdings PLC.
With this esteemed new addition, Prime Lands Residencies PLC Board of Directors will now comprise of Premalal Brahmanage (Co-Chairman), Sandamini Perera (Co-Chairperson), Manjula Weerakody (MD), Nalinda Heenatigala, Mahinda Perera, Deepal Sooriyaarachchi, Dhammika Kalapuge, Sanjaya Bandara, Shehana Brahmanage and Noel Joseph.
Prime Group is Sri Lanka’s largest and diverse real estate developer with a flourishing history of 26 years of excellence. Being Sri Lanka’s only ICRA [A-] Stable rated real estate company by ICRA Lanka, the group was also crowned Sri Lanka’s best developer for two consecutive years by the largest and most respected real estate awards programme in Asia, Asia Property Awards by PropertyGuru Asia. Recognised as one of LMD’s Most Respected Entities in Sri Lanka four consecutive years, and as a Great Place to Work for five consecutive years, Prime Group leads with a vision of ‘Creating A Better Place on Earth’.
To date, the Group claims a portfolio of 30 individual housing projects, land projects spread across 18 districts in the country and 40 apartment projects located in Colombo and the suburbs. Prime Group was also honoured among Asia’s Best Brands and named The Best entrepreneur in the year 2018 by Asia One magazine.