Schokman & Samerawickreme Goes Digital As It Celebrates 129 Years


Being the leading auction house in Sri Lanka, Schokham and Samerawickrema specializes in household and office furniture, motor vehicles, antiques, paintings, collectibles and machinery. As the family run business celebrates its 129th anniversary, the managing partners reflected on the legacy and future. 

Counting corporates, diplomatic individuals and missions as part of its clientele, the managing directors stated that family was the most important aspect when asked what the key to the success of the business was. With the involvement of each and every family member from an early stage, the auction house has grown over the years with several facilities across the island.