Advisory Council

The primary goal of the Digital Excellence Awards & Conclave Advisory Board is to shape and drive the Excellence Awards & Conclave key activities from defining the best digital transformation recognition model based on industrial bet practices that suits Sri Lankan Digital Landscape, collecting the nomination and guide the development of relevant digital transformation strategy to help the industry and nation to digitally transform. This Strategic Board is intended to provide continuous, forward-thinking input and guidance, acting as both a think tank and advisory group, ensuring the Awards and Conclave stays continuously relevant and of maximum value to the eco system and broader digital market.

The core mission of the Advisory Board is to:

  • Set a bold and progressive plan for the digital transformation, ensuring the framework continuously help the industries and country as a whole forward in a pragmatic way in migrating from industry 3.0 to 4.0;

  • Ensure continuous relevance and high impact of the Digital Excellence Awards & Conclave work, delivering a tangible impact for the industry at large and clear business value for all who utilize it;

  • Drive a progressive agenda at the ‘Digital Transformation’

Abbas Kamrudeen

Managing Director

Debug Group

Ahmed Irfan

Chief Digital Officer

EFL

Asanga Nugawela

Director - Delivery

Sysco Labs

Chaminda Suraweera

Head of Program Delivery

Dialog Axiata PLC

Danusha Muthukumarana

CEO/VP

Potenza

Dhushy Thillaivasan

Founder CEO

Silverleap Private Limited

Dr. Danushka Meegahawatta

Head of Enterprise Products

Dialog Axiata PLC

Dr. Prasad Samarasinghe

Chairman FITIS

Lankabell

Ehantha Sirisena

Managing Director

GoExpedi

Fairooz Habeeb

President - Software Chapter

CyberSoft (Pvt) Ltd

Imdaad Naguib

General Manager - Digital Customer Experience - Omni Channels

Dialog Axiata PLC

Induni Amarasena

Head of PMO

Axiata Digital labs

Jayomi Lokuliyana

CEO

zMessenger

Jehan Mutaliph

Chief Digital Officer

MAS

Mark Vigors

COO

BGC Potenza - Australia

Nagarajah Nirmalan

CEO /Principal Consultant

KenVisa

Nuwan Dias

VP, Dep. CTO

WSO2

Nuwan Lorensuhewa

Enterprise Agile Coach

Dialog Axiata PLC

Prabath Mannapperuma

Partner Technology Strategist

Microsoft Sri Lanka

Prasad Hettiarachchi

CEO

Agaya Holdings

Ratish Chandrasekar

BMC Software Inc

Rohan Mahalekam

Program Manager

Virtusa

Rukshan Jayaratna

Head of Sri Lanka PMO

Pearson

Ruvini Bandara

Solutions Strategist - Sales Engineering

Connex Information Technologies

Ruwan Bakmedeniya

CIO

Bank of Ceylon

Samath Fernando

CEO

H One

Sanjaya Dayananda

Vice President

MillenniuM IT ESP

Suren Kohombange

Founder / CEO

Fortuna Global

Thusitha Senanayake

Head of Process

ADL

Vajira Wijesinghe

Managing Director

IFINITY , NCINGA