Mohan Peries is a pioneer in the tea packing industry in Sri Lanka. He was a founder member of the team which started Union Commodities PVT Ltd in the year 1985. Union Commodities became the third largest tea bag exporter in Sri Lanka within a short span of time. Mohan was the Director in charge of its packaging operations and was instrumental in initiating the tea bagging operations for Union Commodities. Throughout his career he has accumulated a wealth of experience with regard to tea packing and machinery. He has also served on the director boards of Meadowhills Exports PVT Ltd, Gold Crest PVT Ltd, and Teamach PVT Ltd. Currently he is the Managing Director of Tecpacking Lanka PVT Ltd, the Sri Lankan subsidiary of Tecpacking Group (Tianjin) PVT Ltd.