We are
Hemas Pharmaceuticals

Driven by a passionate team of professionals committed to enriching lives, Hemas Pharmaceuticals has grown to become Sri Lanka’s largest importer and distributor of pharmaceutical products, surgical and diagnostics products, consumer health products and animal health products in Sri Lanka.

As the market leader in Sri Lanka, Hemas Pharmaceuticals has shaped the country’s healthcare
industry for over 70 years through innovation and the establishment of the nation’s most extensive
and comprehensive distribution network. The Company provides world class Distribution, Marketing and Channel solutions to its global portfolio of brands and partners.

Hemas Pharmaceuticals is a member of the Hemas Group of Companies, which is one of Sri Lanka’s most respected corporate entities with a history spanning over 70 years.

Our Purpose

Empower Families To Aspire For A Better Tomorrow

Our Vision

Most admired for being the partner of choice in delivering solutions that make a transformative impact on national healthcare through a commitment to better serve human lives

Our History

From humble beginnings, Hemas Pharmaceuticals has grown over 7 decades to become the undisputed market leader in Sri Lanka for pharmaceuticals and surgical and diagnostics products. Today, we represent 4 out of the top 5 pharmaceutical companies operating in Sri Lanka and represent over 50 multinational companies and global brands in Sri Lanka and other parts of the region.

At Hemas Pharma, we encourage a high-performance culture driven by more than 1400 talented staff who act in concert to deliver best in class performance in the Pharma sector. Retaining our unique market leadership is an accolade of excellent outcomes our people deliver through synergistic collaborations across borders. Our innate passion to embrace advances in technology, offer us the capacity to deliver outstanding solutions to our Stakeholders. Our talent is the key driver of business excellence who deliver best in class outcomes to our Business Partners. We invite all those who aspire to be champions in their respective fields of specialization to partner with us and embark on an exciting and rewarding journey with Hemas.

Our highly qualified and experienced people work tirelessly to provide our partners with best in class solutions that assist them to achieve their growth and other business objectives. We have also deployed the latest digital technologies across our entire network and operations to ensure that our partners always have access to the right data and so that our supply chain can always perform at optimum efficiency.

Hemas Pharmaceuticals is a member of the Hemas Group, which is one of Sri Lanka’s largest and most successful conglomerates, with a rich history spanning over 70 years and driven by strong values. Today, the Hemas Group is ranked amongst the top 10 most respected business entities in Sri Lanka by business magazine, LMD and it is also amongst the top 15 listed entities on the Colombo Stock Exchange.

Management Team


We believe in driving change and, as a result, have been pioneers in launching new concepts and ideas in order to remain at the cutting-edge of business. One of our most significant recent achievements has been the launch of Healthnet, our very own E-Pharmacy that allows customers to have access to our full range of products 24/7.

Regional Footprints

Building on our success in Sri Lanka, we have taken ambitious steps to expand and establish our presence in regional markets. Regional expansion is a core component of our growth strategy in the medium to long term.

Sri Lanka

Building on our success in Sri Lanka, we have taken ambitious steps to expand and establish our presence in regional markets. Regional expansion is a core component of our growth strategy in the medium to long term.


To this end, we have commenced operations in Myanmar as Hemas Mandalar Pharmaceuticals Limited in 2017. We currently operate more than 15 agencies and distribution points across Myanmar.


Wellness Programmes

Our wellness proposition focuses on the Spiritual, Mental, Emotional and Physical dimensions of our people to drive best in class performance in everything we do. Interesting programs are scientifically crafted by our unique team of Medical Doctors and Sports Scientists to ensure customized support for every team member, including comprehensive medical screening and follow up support.