Royal College, Colombo|
University of Kentucky
|Known for||kapruka.com, Grasshoppers, Global-Ecommerce|
Dulith Herath is a Sri Lankan entrepreneur. 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. Herath received an Eisenhower Fellowship for his project Grasshopper.
Early life & career
In 2016, Herath along with Harsha Liyanage started logistics provider Grasshoppers Pvt. Ltd. This project was seed funded by AFF (www.aavishkaar.in) and recognized by United Nations as an enabler for e-commerce in developing countries.
Honors & awards
- Asia Pacific Young Entrepreneur Award, 2013 
- Eisenhower Foundation Recognition, 2017
- CSSL ICT Leader of the Year Award, 2017
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- "Kapruka.com's Dulith Herath bags top Asia Pacific Young Entrepreneur Award". Daily FT. 22 February 2013.
- Fernando, Lahiru (16 June 2017). "Entrepreneur Dulith Herath receives prestigious Eisenhower Foundation recognition". News 1st.
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