The Company

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Our Vision

To be the undisputed leaders in the trade through reputation and results.

Our Mission

Lead the group towards its goal by giving an excellent quality customer service to your clients.

Ramley Mustaffa, rizley mustaffa

The Company

A business spanning over three decades, MYOWN is  a synonymous brand in the recruitment industry of Sri Lanka. Longevity exemplifies the strength of the foundations laid in an organization.


MYOWN Trade Exchange Pvt Ltd. was established in 1982 as a small recruitment company looking to promote the highly literate workforce of  Sri Lanka to major clients in the Middle East, who at the time were looking for huge numbers of manpower to work in their various projects.


Gaining trust and confidence over 3 decades, MYOWN Trade Exchange Pvt Ltd. has been spearheading the Sri Lankan recruitment industry. Forging alliances with technical institutes, trade test centers and conducting mobile recruitment campaigns MYOWN Trade Exchange Pvt Ltd. has always been a trend-setter in the industry.





Elaborating on the topic, MYOWN Trade Exchange bearing license No.590 is one of the few early recruitment companies, which still exist in Sri Lanka. Withstanding competition MYOWN Trade Exchange Pvt Ltd. remains the undisputed leader. As a one-stop Human Resource Development Firm in based in Sri Lanka. Located In the heart of the bustling Colombo city, we cover all aspects of professional recruitment needs from Sri Lanka.


We are now proudly able to pass on the highest caliber of acquired management, training, and support systems to our valued customers throughout the Kingdom.



The Leadership Board

"Great leadership is about human experiences. It’s not a formula or a program, it is a human activity that comes from the heart and considers the hearts of others. It is an attitude, not a routine."


-Lance Secretan-


Mohamed Mustaffa
MYOWN Group of Companies.

M. Mohamed Mustaffa


MYOWN Group of Companies.


Ex Deputy Minister of Higher Education

Member of Parliament


Our President


Indeed a leader he is...


A story of humble beginnings to accolades galore, truly defines the 35-year business career of our President.


A BSc Graduate from Sri Lanka’s premier university located in the hills of Peradeniya coupled with an MAAT (accounts) qualification has been the stepping-stone to a glory filled career of our president.


A few stints with leading organizations in Sri Lanka as a CFO (Chief Financial officer), he ventured out as a young entrepreneur looking for greater achievements in life. Which in turn gave life MYOWN Group Of Companies.


Hailing from Eastern Sri Lanka, deep rooted with principles and tradition, the notion to serve the community was embedded within our president. As a result, he ventured into recruitment consultancy.


Providing impeccable service to major corporations throughout the 3 decades in Sri Lanka his company and he gained valuable trust and business throughout the Middle East. Often credited as the “Father of manpower export industry” in Sri Lanka .As a result, his company and he have grown many folds over the years to become one of the most stable, able, & professionally managed firms in the manpower industry in Sri Lanka.





Our President


Indeed a leader he is...




Personal Accolades


 • 1986 – Launches the first  “IT institute” providing scholarship to 1000 students annually in Sri Lanka


 • 1991 – 1994 – Appointed as the “President” of Sri Lanka Muslim Business Forum


 • 1992 – 1994 – (Director) Appointed as advisor to Sri Lanka Foreign Employment Bureau


 • 2000 – 2010 – Becomes a MP (Member of Parliament of Sri Lanka)


 • 2002 – 2003 – Appointed as a member of Sri Lanka – Canada Friendship Association


 • 2006 – 2010 – Appointed as Deputy Minister (Higher Education) in Sri Lankan government





Ramley Mustaffa



Rizley Mustaffa

Managing Director




A double Graduate, with a Masters qualification specializing in Marketing & International Trade, he is currently responsible for all the overseas and local marketing and Business development activities of MYOWN group of companies.


A well-presented personality, dynamic in his approach is specialized in negotiating all terms and conditions with the existing and new clientele in order to ensure satisfaction both the companies and workforce being recruited.


He possesses extensive insights about the current prevailing market conditions of GCC states both in the public and private.


With slight liberation of the Saudi Arabian market over the last few years, international firms have started obtaining new development projects. As a result, his continuous presence in the GCC states enables him to promote our organization to the new mega projects in the region.


In his current position in the last five years, the company has seen a significant growth in the number of new clientele whilst ensuring the satisfaction of existing ones.



Managing Director


A qualified professional, with an ABE professional qualification from England, he entered the manpower industry in order to continue the legacy of our President.


With almost 10 years experience in the filed of manpower recruitment, Mr. Rizley Musthaffa – Managing Director, is in charge of the operations of MYOWN group of Companies.


Being the current licensee, he possesses extensive knowledge of the current market conditions and the required recruitment procedures in the current Sri Lankan market.


An astute administrator, responsible for revamping operations during his capacity in the current position. He plays a vital role in ensuring a speedy recruitment process as well as tackling complex situations with suppliers and government departments.


Subsidiaries and Sectors involved




MYOWN Computer Systems (Pvt) Ltd.

EASTCO Investments (Pvt) Ltd.


EASCTO Marketing Services Co.




MYOWN Computer Systems (Pvt) Ltd.


 • Established in 1986,

 • Provides IT education for students across the island

 • 21 regional branches with highly equipped facilities to conduct classes for aspiring students.

 • Provides scholarships for 1000 students annually on a ranking basis





EASTCO Investments (Pvt) Ltd.


 • Established in 1990

 • Involved in real estate development

 • A portfolio of valuable property development across the island

 • Income generated through sales and rentals

 • A portfolio worth over 400 million worth of assets




EASCTO Marketing Services Co.


 • Latest addition to our portfolio

 • Established in 2013

 • Involved in marketing & distribution of various products to the Sri Lankan market

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Tel. +94 11 739 2090 - 3

Fax. +94 11 471 6667

Mobile +94 77 936 6669



No. 243, Dam Street, Colombo 12,

Sri Lanka.


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