Listed on the Colombo Stock Exchange since 1983. The Company is a signatory to the United Nations’ Global Compact and has concentrated in achieving excellence within all spheres, discovering new frontiers to conduct business. With operations spanning several continents, we believe in leading strategic growth businesses and possess a credible record of working with global leaders in every sector we operate in.
Our logo is a modern rendition of the signatures of our founders; Edward Aitken and Patrick Gordon Spence. It portrays the partnering spirit and synergy of the Group and visually links the past with the present.
The rich history is dotted with milestones, partnerships, industry firsts and accolades; all of which reflect the pioneering spirit that continues to propel Aitken Spence forward.
To achieve excellence in all our activities, establish high growth businesses in Sri Lanka and across new frontiers, and become a globally competitive market leader in the region.
Web of Minds
We bring together a pool of knowledge and expertise, which is the key vehicle that drives our growth and positions our company as one of the top conglomerates in the country. This expertise and knowledge has helped us broad base our operations beyond the shores of Sri Lanka. The collective intellect of Aitken Spence is comprised of vast talent and proficiency. Many leading minds from various industries are part of the company, giving us a distinct edge. We nurture our human resource, our most valued asset, helping us to continually reinvent our business strategies infusing them with fresh ideas combined with sound logic.
Crystal Ball Logic
Our ability to foresee potential for growth and take ‘against the grain’ decisions has been a significant part of our success. Insight and the ability to always look for and create new opportunity has been our hallmark.
This foresight has given us an edge in a number of our sectors such as Hotels, Travels, Power and Maritime& Ports, helping us succeed in unexplored markets across continents.