Diversified Operations, Decades of Expertise

Hands Group has a rich history since 1987, operating in manufacturing, leisure & real-estate business in Sri Lanka.

Initiated in the year 1987, Hands Group has been in a multitude of business verticals over three decades. Started as Poly Gloves Lanka (Pvt) Ltd, formed by founder and Chairman Graetian Gunawardhana, the business has been steadily growing over the years. Since then, Hands Group business diversified into manufacturing of gloves, garments, real estate, hotels & resorts, pharmaceuticals and food processing, becoming a top tier brand.

The ventures have provided thousands of employment opportunities strengthening local community while supporting the national economy. Hands Group journey continues strong with innovation, resilience & perseverance, gazing forth for exciting milestones.

Years of proud achievements

We strive for industrial innovation, environmental sustainability & collaborative growth.

Graetian Gunawardhana, Chairman

“Success should not only be for yourself, but an opportunity to serve your country and fellow mankind”

Group Business Portfolio

Real Estate

Our real estate portfolio includes warehouses, commercial buildings and high value lands in Colombo, Gampaha, Nuwara eliya, Jaffna and Trincomalee. This sector also includes leisure properties in many areas of the country.


Manufacturing is in our DNA as it has been a key business sector of our journey from the beginning. Industrial manufacturing of gloves, garments, Samsonite luggage and pharmaceuticals have been part of our holdings.


Food & Agriculture

Businesses under Hands Food include processing & export of seafood, cultivation of coconut and rice, processing dehydrated fruits and vegetables. The group is equipped with required facilities such as processing centers, dehydrators, ice factories and storage facilities.