Dulith Herath

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Dulith Herath
Dulith Herath In Suit.jpg
Alma mater Royal College, Colombo
University of Kentucky
Occupation Entrepreneur
Known for kapruka.com, Grasshoppers, Global-Ecommerce

Dulith Herath is a Sri Lankan entrepreneur.[1] He is the founder and chairman of Sri Lanka's largest e-commerce organization, kapruka.com, and the co-founder of Grasshoppers Pvt. Ltd. which provides logistics to small enterprises in Sri Lanka.[2] Herath received an Eisenhower Fellowship for his project Grasshopper.

Early life & career[edit]

Dulith was born in Colombo. He did his schooling at Royal College, Colombo.[3] Dulith graduated from the University of Kentucky.

Herath founded Kapruka.com in February 2002.[citation needed] Kapruka was started with the idea of helping expats buy things in Sri Lanka.[citation needed]

In 2016, Herath along with Harsha Liyanage started logistics provider Grasshoppers Pvt. Ltd.[4] This project was seed funded by AFF (www.aavishkaar.in) and recognized by United Nations as an enabler for e-commerce in developing countries.[5]

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