Mr. Shiran Gunawardhana



Lions Management Pvt Ltd Factory

Awards & Certificates


Lions Tea is produced in a factory which is the first in the island to receive the 3 stars in the Ceylon Tea Quality Management System awarded by Sri Lanka tea board.

The factory utilizes modern, environmentally friendly technology, with a view to minimizing damage to the environment, while ensuring optimal flavour and aroma of the teas. Having commenced his apprenticeship in the tea industry in 1985, Mr. Shiran Gunawardhana has acquired an in-depth knowledge of all aspects of creating the finest quality Ceylon Tea. He currently owns ‘Lions’ and ‘Liyota’ tea factories, while functioning as the managing partner of ‘Yalta’ tea factory.

He sources hand-plucked tea leaves from the best tea plantations in southern Sri Lanka and is personally involved in all aspects of producing his unique brand of tea – from choosing the leaves, consisting of two leaves and bud, to processing, manufacturing, blending, and packing.

He is ably assisted by a team of expert tea tasters, blenders and factory staff who ensure that their teas delight the most discerning connoisseurs of Pure Ceylon Tea throughout the world.


Use best standards in the industry with a firm obligation to service excellence, best practices, technology and innovation, we aim to craft reliable corporations with all our stakeholders, while exceeding customer expectations by giving them exclusive quality tea in every aspects.


To create a unique tea drinking experience among connoisseurs through our range of orthodox teas, blends and speciality teas, which brings to life the very best of Pure Ceylon Tea, which is cherished over the world.

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Lions Management (pvt) Ltd, Ketawala road, Kekundeniya, Beralapanathara, Sri Lanka

Phone: +94 41 2272299

Phone: +94 7777 13460

Fax: +94 41 2272299


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