Dilmah Founder Merrill J. Fernando received the Business for Peace Award on the 6th of May 2015, as one of the five 2015 Oslo Business for Peace Honourees, by the Award Committee of Nobel Laureates in Peace and Economics.
FIRST Award for Responsible Capitalism
Dilmah Founder Merrill J. Fernando - was honoured in the United Kingdom with the FIRST Award for Responsible Capitalism on 30th November 2016 at the Royal Automobile Club, London. The Award recognises business ethics, emphasizing his unique philosophy of making business a matter of human service.
WACS Recognition for School of Tea
Dilmah's School of Tea is World Association of Chefs' Societies (WACS) recognized culinary education institution. WACS is a World Chef ‘s body consisting of 10 million chefs and the Dilmah School of Tea is the first and only WACS certified Tea School.