- Angel Aquarium (Pvt) Ltd is a dedicated fish breeding and exporting company established as far back as 1985. It is situated sprawling amidst palm groves, overlooking the scenic beauty of Bolgoda Lake in Piliyandala in its original setting.
- Angel Aquarium (Pvt) Ltd has expanded largely into a number of suburban areas, opening additional freshwater ornamental fish farms at Bandaragama and Ingiriya in Kalutara district and Lunugamvehera in Hambantota district.
- The company exports fish mainly to Australia, Japan, Germany, U K and the Maldives.
- The driving force behind this undertaking is Rohan L. Fernando, managing director and chairman of this enterprise. He possesses wide and valuable experience in the field of aquarium fish breeding and maintenance.
- He was responsible for establishing an ultra modern Aquarium at the National Zoological Gardens, Dehiwala, which countless visitors to the Zoo enjoy and which has become a children’s delight. He also became its first curator.
- Rohan has participated in several international trade fairs in the field of ornamental fish sponsored by relevant government agencies.
- Unilever Ceylon Ltd., was one of the first multinational companies to harness his immense wealth of experience. He supervised their Shrimp Aquaculture project at Seeduwa, Negombo.
- His experience in the field of ornamental fish has made him serve as a consultant to many ornamental fish farms in Sri Lanka.
- In 1978, he successfully bred a rare variety of fish, the Cardinal Neon Tetra, a native of the Amazon river, promoting captive breeding of fish that need to be conserved in their natural habitats.
- Rohan not only breeds fish but graciously passes on that knowledge to aspirants in the field of aquaculture. He served as a lecturer to the Fish Group of the Young Zoologists' Association in Sri Lanka.
- We specialize in 24 Guppy varieties. The fish cultured and grown in our farms leave the aquarium grounds as a direct export or they are sold to local exporters.
The Board of Directors of Angel Aquarium (pvt) Ltd
- Achala Fernando
- Company Auditors
- Karunadasa & Company (Chartered Accountants)
- Company Lawyer
- Mr. Shevon Gunaratne, Attorney-at-Law