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Mrs. Gamithri Karunasena

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  • Branding
  • Marketing Communication
  • Personality Development
  • SME Development

  • Marketing Management
  • Brand Management

Gamithri obtained her first degree in Business Administration with a first class honours from the University of Colombo in November 2007. She then joined Nestle Lanka Plc as a management trainee and was later promoted as an assistant brand manager. Upon obtaining hands on experience in brand management for more than two and half years, Gamithri joined the Faculty of Management and Finance of the University of Colombo as a temporary lecturer in the department of marketing. She joined the department of Industrial Management as a lecturer in 2011.

Gamithri obtained a Master of Business Administration from Postgraduate Institute of Management, University of Sri Jayewardenepura in 2012. She is also a corporate trainer and a visiting lecturer to many other institutions in Sri Lanka. Gamithri is currently reading for a Ph.D. in Australia.

  • Wickramaratne1 M. L. and Karunasena V.G.G.G. (2014) Customer Complaints; A Source of Discovering Hidden Needs of Inbound Beach Tourists of Sri Lanka. Asian Journal of Business and Management Vol 3, No 1
  • Somaratne R.M.P.N. and Karunasena V.G.G.G (2014) Case studies on Succession Planning in Family Businesses. Asian Journal of Business and Management Vol 2, No 5.
  • Somaratne R.M.P.N. and Karunasena V.G.G.G (2014) Successful Succession Planning in Family Businesses; Case of Morawaka Plantation Industry Sri Lanka International Research Conference on Management & Finance 2014 – ISSN 2386 - 1843
  • Karunasena V.G.G.G and Jayasignhe J.A.S.C (2011), Self-Expressive Value and Product Purchase: Which Self Really Dominate? (International Research Conference on Management & Finance 2011)
  • Karunasena V.G.G.G (2012), Strengthening the Capacity of Government-Owned Higher Educational Institutions to Meet Development Challenges in Sri Lanka: A Study Carried out on the Master of Business Administration Market (Network of Asia Pacific Schools and Institutes of Public Administration and Governance (NAPSIPAG) 9th International Conference 2012)