Celebrating 12 Years of Innovation & Convenience
Hafele Sri Lanka 12th Anniversary Event
Hafele celebrated its 12th anniversary and the many milestones through its journey in Sri Lanka on 25th March 2022 at Taj Samudra Hotel, Colombo. The event was attended by a host of distinguished guests including Hafele Project Partners, Trade associates, OEM customers, Architects, Designers and Media Personnel who have over the years supported Hafele in different capacities. Through this event, Hafele celebrated its journey in Sri Lanka from humble beginnings in 2010 to its transformation as the leading interior solutions brand that it is today.
Häfele is a German brand that provides home interior solutions that retain the essence of furniture designs and yet provide true functionality to optimize spaces. The brand offers a plethora of solutions ranging from door hardware to furniture and kitchen fittings and has, related product categories such as home appliances, furniture lighting, sanitary fittings and interior surfaces. This, together with a strong solution-based approach as well as a clear focus on service, has strengthened Häfele’s position as a preferred interiors specialist brand that provides its customers with a convenient and peace-of-mind journey through their entire purchase cycle.
Mr. Jurgen Wolf (Managing Director, Häfele South Asia), whose vision paved the way for Sri Lanka operations, says “When Hafele started operations in Sri Lanka in 2010, we knew that we had entered a market with huge potential and enormous growth opportunities. It is therefore no surprise that what started as a small home-office set-up with 2 employees back then has today grown into full-fledged regional operations with over 50 employees, a head-office, design showrooms, training and logistic facilities and a growing clientele of loyal and appreciative customers. We remain committed to our customers through continuous growth and expansion in this region and strive to remain the preferred choice for all our partners as the only brand that not only has superior solutions but also superior services.”
The Chief Delegate of AHK Sri Lanka Ms. Alexandra Voss stated, “On behalf of the Delegation of German Industry and Commerce in Sri Lanka (AHK Sri Lanka), I want to extend our sincerest congratulations on the 12th year anniversary of Häfele in Sri Lanka. During the past 12 years, Häfele has outlasted the competition and contributed a great deal to the furniture fittings and architectural hardware sector of Sri Lanka. As a reputed German brand and longstanding premier platinum partner of AHK Sri Lanka, Häfele will be continually supported by AHK Sri Lanka to increase its’ market reach and uphold trade relations between Germany and Sri Lanka. We wish you all the best for your continued success.”
The chief guest of the evening was Eng. Maj. Ranjith Gunatilleke - B.Sc.Eng., CEng., MICE(Lond), MIE(SL), MSSE. (SL) - Managing Director of Sanken Construction (Pvt) Ltd who spoke highly of Häfele’s contribution to the construction industry and the country as a whole.
Hafele’s 12th anniversary event was not just a celebration of the many milestones it has achieved through this journey but also a strong testament of its on-going commitment and focus towards this market. The company is gearing for expansion through a new Design Showroom in Kandy as well as more trade footprint across the country