Dian Gomes

Dian Gomes (Chairman)Dian Gomes is the former Chairman of Hela Clothing and a former Group Director of MAS Holdings.


A Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (UK), the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (UK), and Certified Practicing Accountants (Australia), Dian received his executive education from Wharton Business School, Ashridge Business School and Harvard Business School.


Dian was President of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (UK) – Sri Lanka Division in 2001/2002 and is the Vice President of the National Olympic Committee of Sri Lanka and Vice Chairman of the Asian Boxing Confederation (ASBC) Athletes & Youth Commission. Dian is also a Trustee of the Colours of Courage Trust and serves on the Boards of numerous private and public institutions. He was awarded “Business Leader of the Year” at the CIMA-Janashakthi Pinnacle Awards in 2003. In 2009, Dian was awarded the “Brand Leadership Award” under the Individual Category by the World Brand Congress.