Mr. Dian Gomes has been appointed as an executive member of the World Boxing Federation. Mr. Dian Gomes is the present President of the Sri Lanka Boxing Federation. He is the first Sri Lankan to be appointed as an executive committee member of the World Boxing Federation. Mr. Dian Gomes was instrumental in Sri Lanka winning three medals at the Commonwealth Games in Brisbane and the participation of boxer Anuruddha Rathnayake at Beijing Olympic Games after 40 years. He is also the first Sri Lankan appointed to the Advisory Board of the Commonwealth Games and to the Executive Committee of the Asian Boxing Federation. Mr. Dian Gomes is the present Consular General of Sri Lanka in Georgia.
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