STAUNCH MANUFACTURING PVT LTD, is Sri Lanka's first and only cricket bat manufacturer, launching with the vision of becoming the leading sports brand in the country. All Staunch cricket bats are made with the highest quality and authentic Australian- English Willow, custom made locally based on years of research and practice.
At STAUNCH it is our mission to not only make cricket bats but to make cricketers, and therefore all our products are made with the greatest care and precision to provide our customers with a competitive edge over the competition. We plan to eventually diversify into other sports and sporting accessories to provide the future generation of sportsman and sportswomen with the highest quality equipment.
Staunch Manufacturing’s vision is to become a global sports brand that carries the ideas of strength, commitment and focus in sports. The company plans to achieve these core values through building awareness into the authenticity of our products and creating loyalty and partnerships among sportsmen and sportswomen who believe in our core values. Staunch Manufacturing’s long term vision is to become a global sports brand that manufactures sports equipment in Sri Lanka and exports all around the world in a sustainable and ethical manner.
Staunch Manufacturing has the three core values- Strength, Focus and Commitment.
The fortitude and toughness required to overcome adversity and outperform our rivals.
The ability to not deviate from our vision and consistently provide our customers with the highest quality products.
To honour our partnerships to both our customers and our ambassadors and to stay committed to our vision and core values.
Sahan Dikmadugodage dropped out of Monash University to follow his dreams of creating the first cricket bat manufacturing company for the proud nation of Sri Lanka. He has a diploma of Business from La Trobe University, where he finished as the number one ranked student in the diploma cohort. Acting as the company’s Managing director, he will be instrumental in ensuring that Staunch achieves its goals and ambitions.
Ranul Ratnayake, a Monash University Business Graduate, is responsible for all the financial aspects of the business. Hardworking and with a keen eye for detail, Ranul ensures the business operates within its means to achieve its mission and vision. It has been a personal goal and ambition of Ranul to start and develop a company, and therefore joined STAUNCH MANUFACTURING due to the unique concept and the opportunity to bring the deserving nation of Sri Lanka its first cricket bat manufacturer.
Stefan Mudalige is an engineering graduate who has held technical and managerial roles in infrastructure consulting services. He is enthusiastic in business, investing and sports. Stefan is responsible for driving the strategy of the company to build ‘STAUNCH’ as a Sri Lankan sports brand with global presence. He believes that STAUNCH as a local sports manufacturer will contribute heavily to bring out the intrinsic appetite and potential for sports in Sri Lanka to become a sporting nation.