Hemas is a diversified conglomerate with over 20 active subsidiaries organized into five key sectors – FMCG, Healthcare, Transportation, Leisure and Power. The Group, which commenced operations in 1948, is listed on the Colombo Stock Exchange. Group revenue in 2010-2011 was (Rs. 18,067 million) and profit after tax amounted to (Rs. 1,355 million). Shareholders’ funds for the year were (Rs. 8,874 million).
The Group was founded by Sheikh Hasannally Esufally (MBE) as a pharmaceuticals and trading enterprise. Over the ensuing decades the organisation has transformed itself into one of Sri Lanka’s largest and most respected firms. The Group has several recognisable brands including Baby Cheramy, Clogard, and Pro Sport.
Over the last decade the Group has been singularly focused on growth – a strategy that enabled us to emerge as leaders in several of the sectors that we are involved in. As we look to the future we are committed in our determination to widen our product and service range, expand into the international marketplace, attract the best minds, and to improve our processes.
Our performance is guided by our core values – our passion for people, an obsession with quality, our drive for innovation and our concern for our community – values that are our moral compass as we progress on new and exciting business ventures and ideas.