* * Courtesy of The TAMIL DIPLOMAT, 12 May 2015 ,
Former Chairman of George Steuart Group of Companies Somasundaram Skandakumar is to be appointed as the new High Commissioner to Australia, a highly placed Foreign Ministry source said. Somasundaram Skandakumar who is from Vaddukoddai, Jaffna served George Steuart Group of Companies for 34 years. He was the Managing Director of the company for three years and also the Group Chairman for eight years. Skandakumar has also served as the Chairman of Sri Lanka Cricket Board and the Caption of Tamil Union Cricket Team. He will be appointed after the Cabinet approves the decision.
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