Nilushika Silva Jayaweera

Founder & CEO NiluTea

Nilushika Silva Jayaweera is the founder and CEO of NiluTea, a premium tea brand with a powerful story. Keen to support her family, she moved from Sri Lanka over to Singapore almost twenty years ago. After taking multiple self-development courses, she set up her own e-commerce business selling tea from Sri Lanka. She has also set up her own non-profit organisation called Emerging Hope Lanka which aims to educate and empower rural women. She frequently shares her journey and experience with women in factories around Sri Lanka and has previously spoken at events by TedX and UNWomen.