Jehan CanagaRetna

Having functioned as an intraprenuer and an entrepreneur, Jehan CanagaRetna brings over 28 years of general management expertise with a strong emphasis on marketing and business development.  Described as energetic, focused and driven, adopting a common sense approach, Jehan has built strong business relationships and contacts locally as well as internationally. Building a life on different passions in every decade of his adult life, Jehan’s key passion now is wildlife conservation. Retiring early from a corporate job, he works tirelessly to help mitigate the Human Elephant Conflict and spread the word of conservation amongst the younger generation. Jehan is the current General Secretary of the Wildlife and Nature Protection Society (WNPS) and a Trustee of the Federation of Environmental Organizations (FEO). Jehan completed his MBA from the USA and lived there for 10 years. He also held positions of strength in companies such as Mast Lanka (Pvt) Ltd (now called Brandix Lanka) and MAS Active (Pvt) Ltd.