about us

Meet the GPD Team

Board of Directors

Dr Liam Waldron, Chairman

Mr Sivarajah Manivannan, Managing Director

Mrs Meenadharshani Manivannan, Director

Mr. Villy Mortensen, Business Development Director

Mr. Shaaheen Hameed, Barrister & Attorney Legal Representative

Mr Thambiah Sivaradarajah, Director

Financial Team
KPMG Ford, Rhodes,
Thornton & Co - Maldives

Premier Chambers, Maldives - local legal team

Bank of Ceylon - HSBC

Marketing & Operation Manager
Ms Wathsala Thelisinghe

Jorge Moura 

Company Overview

Global Projects Development Company (Pvt) Ltd (GPD) was formed in April 2010 after signing a concession agreement with the Government of the Maldives to reclaim and develop the Global Green City, Gulhi Falhu. We offer huge economic potential as well as a high end lifestyle for the citizens of Maldives. GPD has a small but focused and team dedicated to delivering excellent services and products to her customers.


Creating space for future generations with the concept of a New City, New Life in the Maldives.

Mission Statement

GPD offers creative, timely and cost efficient solutions in the reclamation and construction fields, meeting the needs of our clients using our extensive experience and with the highest levels of professionalism. We are committed to becoming a centre of excellence and are focused on social and economic developments.

Core Values

It is our belief that each organisation is defined by its values. At GPD we share the following core values, which are reflected in our service and project delivery:

  • Partnership: We work closely with all our partners and clients, forming close working relationships to achieve our goals - we value your comments and feedback.

  • Customer Focused: We listen carefully to customers’ needs and offer opportunities to achieve the best socio-economic outcome, looking at long term, sustainable solutions.
  • Excellence: We pay attention to detail and strive for excellence in all areas of our business.

  • Success: We are successful because we have a positive, dynamic approach, delivering programmes on time and to excellent standards.