Director General is the Chief Executive Officer in the Authority. Four executive directors in the fields of Technical, Development, River Basin Management and Administration and 20 subject specialized Directors,2 project directors and 12 Resident Project Managers support theManagement. Chief Internal Auditor’s Division functions as a separate Unit under Director General. MSAL head office is sited in Colombo 10 and its branch office at Jawatta Road Colombo 5. There are 17 site offices located in Northern, North-Central, Eastern, Central and Southern provinces. They are Welioya, Thambuttegama, Dambulla, Huruluwewa, Moragahakanda, Bakamuna, Medirigiriya, Welikanda, Dehiattakandiya, MaduruOya, Mapakada, Randenigala, Victoria, Digana, Kotmale, Embilipitiya andRambakenoya.
Manpower & management skills
MASL has professional staff required to manage country’s most important and complex water regulatory structures involving dams and reservoirs and trans-basin canal network. It carries well trained experienced professionals, trained locally and abroad, worked remote areas in the dry zone with foreign counterparts, specialized in the fields of civil and mechanical engineering, agriculture, physical planning, Settlement planning, business development, land management, institutionaldevelopment, environmental conservation, accounting and administration.