The Managing Director of Eastern Merchants PLC, Mr. Anil Karunaratne retired from his post as well as the Board of Directors of Eastern Merchants PLC and its subsidiaries Eamel Exports Ltd. and Spice Lane (Pvt) Ltd., with effect from 31st December 2014. Mr. Karunaratne was appointed the Managing Director in 2006, and was with the Company for some 40 years.

Mr. Channa de Silva (C. S. L. de Silva) has been appointed as the new Managing Director Of Eastern Merchants PLC and its subsidiaries, namely Eamel Exports Ltd. and Spice Lane (Pvt) Ltd. with effect from 01st January, 2015.