Former Chairman of George Steuart Group of Companies Somasundaram Skandakumaris to be appointed as the new High Commissioner to Australia, a highly placed Foreign Ministry source said. Somasundaram Skandakumar who is from Vaddukoddai, Jaffna served George Steuart Group of Companies for 34 years. He was the Managing Director of the company for three years and also the Group Chairman for eight years. Skandakumar has also served as the Chairman of Sri Lanka Cricket Board and the Caption of Tamil Union Cricket Team. He will be appointed after the Cabinet approves the decision.
Thuppahi's Blog · This web site presents the interventions of MICHAEL ROBERTS in the public realm with reference to Sri Lankan political affairs. It will embrace the politics of cricket as well. ROBERTS was educated at St. Aloysius College in Galle and the universities of Peradeniya and Oxford. He taught History at Peradeniya University and Anthropology at Adelaide university. He is now retired and lives in Adelaide.