Why join SLID

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Why join SLID?

Be supported

SLID is the organisation to serve and support business leaders, with many years of service in raising professional standards in Sri Lanka


Be a medium of knowledge

SLID acts as the medium of knowledge through which directors could be transformed in to dynamic stalwarts of business leadership.


Be educated

Participate in the comprehensive range of services including seminars, conferences, workshops and publications educating and updating you on various aspects of directorship.


Be guided

An organization that gives directors strategic direction and guidance on being effective directors.


Be connected

Become part of the Sri Lanka’s network of senior level professionals, from multinational blue-chips and public sector organisations to start-ups and small family firms.


Be a part of it

Whether it's for our training programmes or our regular events, join our knowledgeable and experienced membership to accelerate your professional development.


Meet people, do business

Choose from many regular events and network with our members in the SLID fraternity.


Advisory body

Our Technical Advisory Committee will assist you with your business queries, providing answers to your technical problems.


Lobby for Directors

Representations and submissions to government and statutory bodies on existing and proposed policy, codes, legal and regulatory aspects related to directors


Resource base

You will receive information on contemporary topics relevant to directors.


Events to grow your business

SLID events are renowned for their high profile speakers, informative programmes and popular networking opportunities.


Tailored training solutions

Our expert Professional Development team creates SLID training courses according to your needs and requirements, delivering high quality training solutions.


Apply for membership today

If you are interested in joining membership network of business leaders, it's simple to apply and will take you no more than ten minutes.


Join us Now……

This is your opportunity to become a part of the most exclusive network of decision makers in Sri Lank and take your place in the very heart of Sri Lanka business.

Become a SLID member and make all our benefits your benefits.

You can do this either by completing the enclosed application form and returning it to us at the address below or by using any one of these other methods:



By telephone :

Please call the SLID Secretariat on 2301646-8


On line:

You can apply via our website which also provides the latest information on our policies, services and events. Go to www.slid.lk


By post:

Send your application form to :
Room 166
Cinnamon Grand Colombo, No. 77, Galle Road,
Colombo 03.


About Us

Welcome to The Sri Lanka Institute of Directors.

SLID was officially launched on 8th April 2000 under the aegis of the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce. We were set up as the primer forum to...

Our Objectives

  • Promote professionalism among directors
  • Provide training and development support for directors
  • Promote practices that are beneficial to directors, their organizations and...

Our Vision

To be the apex organization for Corporate Governance and Director development in Sri Lanka.