Chanchala Gunewardena

Chanchala Gunewardena is an agri/food entrepreneur and a communications specialist. She is the founder of Kimbula Kithul, a social enterprise that is reviving traditional kithul treacle sourcing in Matara and engaging in production that preserves the natural quality of this uniquely Sri Lankan product. In this interview with Women Talk, Chanchala discusses her incredible journey as an entrepreneur, the significance of adding value to the traditional kithul industry through all natural production, how Kimbula Kithul has provided opportunities to small-holder farmers, and how her expertise in communications has inspired her to create Kimbula Kithul as a natural food brand.  Continue reading Chanchala Gunewardena