Saman Kelegama died on June 23, 2017.
He was a Sri Lankan economist, author and the Executive Director of the Institute of Policy Studies(Sri Lanka) (IPS)
Kelegama joined the Institute of Policy Studies of Sri Lanka (IPS) in 1990 and served as a Research Fellow until 1994, and was appointed Executive Director in 1995.
Kelegama has been engaged in fund raising and networking activities for the IPS for the last two decades.
Additionally, that development of the IPS Endowment Fund and the new Head Office have been a couple of his many achievements in fund raising at the IPS.
Saman Kelegama passed away at58 years old.