International Women’s Day – Break the Bias Celebrations 2022


Spectra Logistics celebrated international women’s day on 11th March 2022. The inspiring Ms. Pushpa Ramyani De Soysa, Chief Nurse of the National Hospital and ‘Sri Lanka’s Most Popular Woman’, brought colour to the event, sharing her experiences and thoughts, as the Chief Guest of the ceremony.

Mr. Ravi Edirisinghe, Managing Director of Spectra Logistics, warmly addressed the gathering and highlighted the necessity of encouraging the empowerment of women in modern day society. He said “As an organization, it is important that we do what we can to inspire our staff. This event was a dedication to the women in our workforce. It was designed to inspire and empower them in their journey – to encourage them to never give up on their goals and to face every challenge with confidence and strength; and to show that we at Spectra Logistics will support them through every step of that journey.”

Chief Guest Ms. Pushpa Ramyani De Soysa, also shared her inspirational story and her opinion on the importance of empowering women in modern contexts. She also shared her comments about the event, “I am honoured to have been invited as the Chief Guest by Spectra Logistics, as they celebrated the women of their workforce. It was a truly inspiring event, and I am grateful to have been able to share my story with the women of Spectra Logistics.”

The ceremony featured some entertaining acts, performed by the women team members of Spectra Logistics. The ceremony came to a close with the announcement of the winners of the International Women’s Day competition. The winners were rewarded with prizes and souvenirs, followed by a vote of thanks by Mr. Thushara Jayasuriya, Chief Executive Officer of Spectra Logistics. The ceremony indeed portrayed the company’s greater purpose of empowering and celebrating the women team members on a daily basis.