I am an Engineer by profession with more than 30 years experience in Telecommunication and IT fields. I graduated from the University of Moratuwa and subsequently obtained post graduate qualification from Brunel University, UK, I am a President of Institution of Engineers Sri Lanka (IESL). Also I am a visiting lecturer of University of Moratuwa and Sri Lanka Institution of Information Technology (SLIIT) and a Faculty Member of IT faculty of University of Moratuwa and also governing board member in SLITE. I joined Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT) just after graduation and many developments done in the field of Telecommunication and IT.
FI am a pioneer in computerization of manual systems and application of IT as a tool and computerized the manual systems in SLT in very economical and effective manner. Currently I hold the position of Chief Global & Network Officer of Sri Lanka Telecom and responsible for Develop, Operate and Maintain both Domestic and International networks. I was the President of Telecommunication Engineers Union for 5 years and was the convener of the Trade Union Alliance of SLT and have a wide experience in trade union activities. Also I am a Karate Black Belter and the President of Karate Association of SLT. I am a member of “Telecommunication Expert Group” of Strategic Enterprise Management Agency (SEMA).
"Technology is anything that wasn't around when you were born!!"
"We are stuck with technology when what we really want is just stuff that works!!"