"If you don't have a particular expertise are you buy that expertise," LOLC group managing director Kapila Jayawardena told a business forum in Colombo.
"You can do it in two ways. First you can hire seasoned professionals in that industry into your company. Second you do a management contract with an international or regional player, who has a proven track record in that area."
He was addressing senior executives at an LBR LBO CEO forum on Fast-tracking to conglomeration - a fireside chat with a new generation conglomerate builders.