Kanishka Weeramunda

Kanishka Weeramunda

Founder/Director @ PayMedia

He started his career in the corporate world as an IT Officer and with time rose to become the CIO of a leading private sector company, Laugfs Holdings, a diversified business conglomerate in Sri Lanka and ventured in to his own business predominantly in Banking and finance sector. With over 15 years of experience in the local and international IT sphere, the area of expertise spreads across Insurance, Manufacturing, Retail and Energy sectors. Acquiring his Bachelors of Information Technology from the University of Colombo Sri Lanka and his Masters from the University of Manipal In India and Masters in Human Resource Management from E-Asia University, Malaysia. The acquisition of knowledge continues through reading for a PhD in Management. As a visionary of the future, the knowledge acquired is passed to students in global universities, prominently visiting faculties of University of Middlesex, Post Graduate Institute of Management in UAE and Qatar, American University of Emirates, in UAE with designations as a Member of the British Computer Society (BCS) and as a Chartered IT professional (CITP). Currently he is the founder and Chief executive of PayMedia (Pvt) Limited and the Director of Edulink International Campus.