ACADEMIC PANEL

Mr. Pravinth Rajaratnam

ACMA, ACCA, CGMA


Industry Experience

Director - Imperial College (Sri Lanka), Dean - Indian School of Commerce (India) and Technical Director - Shadwell's Education (India) Pravinth's professional career began at Imperial College in 2003, where he was greatly involved with the CIMA Operation. In 2006, he was appointed Director, Academic Affairs. He is also the Head of the CIMA program, and he has played a pivotal role in making Imperial College the success it is today.

Lecturing Experience

An Associate Member of CIMA and an Associate Member of ACCA, Pravinth has been a CIMA tutor for over ten years and is the most sought-after Finance lecturer for CIMA in Sri Lanka. Specializing in Financial Management subjects, he has produced numerous Sri Lankan and World Prize winners for nearly all financial management pillar subjects including Financial Strategy. His own achievements include winning the World Prize for Management Accounting Fundamentals and the Sri Lankan prize for Business Strategy; and being placed 2nd in the world for Economics for Business at CIMA Foundation Level, being a finalist in the CIMA Tutor of the year contest conducted by CIMA UK in 2006, and being voted the ''Best Lecturer'' for Financial Analysis (P8) by Sri Lankan students in a survey conducted by CIMA Sri Lanka division in 2005.

Due to his popularity amongst students, the CIMA Sri Lanka division selected him to conduct revision and to conduct ''Train The Trainer'' (TTT) programs in Hong Kong, India, and Pakistan. Pravinth is a visiting lecturer at Christ University Bangalore, India, where he conducts lectures for CIMA students at the Certificate and Managerial Level.

Over the past 12 years Pravinth has been at the forefront in lecturing at Imperial College and is regarded by many students as one of the best and most knowledgeable lecturers for CIMA tutoring in Sri Lanka. He lectures all CIMA levels and is dedicated to achieving the highest pass rates, focused on achieving success for all his students. His passion for lecturing and his unique technique inspire his students, and he has the ability of turning even the most tedious of topics interesting and simple.

Mr. Indika Liyanahewage

MBA (PIM-SriJ) B.Sc. (Mgt.Sp.) Hons. (SriJ), ACMA (UK), CGMA (UK),
Certified NLP Practitioner (Aus.), Certified NLP Coach (Aus.),
Time Line Therapy Practitioner (Aus.), Hypnosis Practitioner (Aus.)


Industry Experience

General Manager - Human Resources - Eskimo Fashions Knitwear (Pvt.) Ltd.

Indika's corporate experience spans over 15 years. He began his career in the apparel industry, at MAS Holdings - one of South Asia's largest apparel manufacturers - where Indika was involved with Operations. During his 3-year stint in Vietnam, Indika gained invaluable exposure which led him to move into Human Resources within the MAS Group. He is currently employed as the General Manager - Human resources at Eskimo Fashions Knitwear (Pvt.) Ltd.

Lecturing Experience

An Associate Member of CIMA, Indika holds an MBA and a Management (honors) degree from the University of Sri Jayawardenapura. He specializes in lecturing Enterprise pillar. His key strengths lie in his corporate management experience, which he shares with his students giving them a wider view of the subject, and his practical approach to teaching. His background in senior management roles in both HR and Marketing, locally and internationally, has resulted in a confident and winning style that has made him popular among students.

A senior member of the lecture panel at Imperial College, Indika is also a visiting lecturer at Christ University, Bangalore, India, where he conducts revision programs for CIMA Managerial Level students.

Mr. Reshahn Uzman

MBA (UK), ACMA, CGMA


Industry Experience

CEO - Encheron Consulting, Life Coach - Doer Dynasty

His corporate experience spans over 10 years of experience in lecturing and coaching

Lecturing Experience

Reshahn, a class lecturer with over ten years of experience in lecturing and coaching specialising for professional qualifications of CIMA, is an outstanding individual with high passion and a unique flair to deliver the best to students. He feels privileged to have coached over ten thousand students ever since. He has conducted lectures overseas as well as a guest lecturer.

Having got a passion in theoretical subjects, he lectures Fundamentals of Business Economics (C4) and Fundamentals of Ethics, Corporate Governance and Business Law (C5) in Certificate Level and Organisational Management (E1) and Project and Relationship Management (E2) in Operational Level and Management Level respectively for CIMA. He has extensive experience in guiding the candidates for Operational Case Study and Management Case Study exams as well. He also has conducted CIMA revision programmes through local TV channel which was arranged by CIMA division - Sri Lanka.

By adopting a student-friendly approach and demonstrating complicated theories and models in simple yet comprehensive way supported by exciting industry examples, he succeeded in producing highly phenomenal pass rates reaching over 90% most of the times and in certain cases reaching unbelievable 100% setting a benchmark in the industry. Some of his students boast grabbing Sri Lankan prizes. His passion lies in lecturing and coaching and he believes that students can be propelled to achieve their academic goals and career aspirations not just providing them with knowledge in the classroom but enriching them with right values, hopes and optimism.

Mr. Usama Jiffry

ACMA, CGMA


Industry Experience

He is currently employed with Candor Equities Limited in the capacity of Manager - Research. His role involves in equity research on the stocks listed in the Colombo Stock Exchange which entails valuations, financial analysis, investment note writing and other related aspects

Usama is a Financial Advisory Services professional with a concentration on financial analysis/advisory encompassing over 9 years of experience, mainly in one of the ''big four'' audit firms' Financial Advisory and Audit business lines. His industry exposure includes Manufacturing, Banking and Finance, Consumer products, Energy, Insurance, Fund Management, Islamic Finance, Leisure, Agriculture, and Multinational.

Lecturing Experience

An Associate Member of CIMA, Usama specializes in lecturing Performance Strategy at the Strategic Level, having taught it for more than 8 years. His analytical problem solving and practical skills, keen coaching, and corporate exposure in financial advisory services, help his students to gain an in-depth understanding of the subject. Students rate him highly for his effectiveness, dynamism, and approachable nature. He is also a level 3 candidate in the CFA (US) program.

Mr. Damitha Ukuwela

ACMA, CGMA, ACPM, ACMA(SL), CPA (UK)


Industry Experience

Managing Director, AccNet Solutions (Pvt) Ltd, Part time lecturers, ICBS Group, Visiting Lecturer Indian School Of Commerce, Visiting Lecturer at Christ University - Bangalore His corporate experience includes 11 Years of service at AccNet Solutions (Pvt) Ltd, Group ADP Lanka (Pvt) Ltd, ICBS Group, Indian School of Commerce, Christ University.

Lecturing Experience

Damitha is an Associate Member of CIMA and an Associate Member of CMA Sri Lanka, whose experience in the finance sector that spans more than a decade has made him one of the best lecturers for the financial pillar. Damitha possesses the unique ability of delivering the most complex topics in a manner that is easy to understand, which has helped him achieve success as a lecturer over the last six years. His strong hands-on finance experience and his extensive practical and theoretical knowledge ensures his students achieve the best results in their exams.

Mr. Chrishain Jayalath

MBA (UK), CIMA Passed Finalist


Industry Experience

Chrishain Jayalath is a full-time lecturer specializing in tertiary education, specifically in the fields of Economics, Business Studies and Project Management. He has diverse corporate exposure as well, having worked at a number of blue-chip companies in Sri Lanka, such as Hatton National Bank PLC and Dialog Axiata PLC.

Lecturing Experience

In addition to his experience in higher education and corporate sectors, Chrishain possess teaching experience at school level, having performed duties as Choral Director at Hillwood College, Kandy and St. Anthony’s College, Kandy. He is an ardent follower of Music and Drama, and has taken part in a number of stage plays and musical performances, in and out of Sri Lanka. He is also one of the co-organizers of TED Talks Kandy, a prominent knowledge and education sharing forum.

Mr. Hashan Madushanka

ACMA, CGMA


Industry Experience

Hashan is CIMA qualified and currently reading for the professional level exams of ACCA. He draws his corporate experience from his role as the Managing Partner at IDS Management Services, his work with LMRB, his role as the Managing Director of King Tea Lanka (Pvt.) Ltd and his active involvement in providing advisory and consultancy services to the Supply Chain Management function of a leading telecommunication services provider.

Lecturing Experience

Hashan is one of the most popular lecturers for the CIMA Certificate, Operational and Managerial levels. His expertise ranges from subject such as Fundamentals of Financial Accounting (C2), Management Accounting (P1), Advanced Management Accounting (P2) through to the CIMA Operational level and Management level case studies. His lecturing sessions are full of energy, interaction, industry insights and shortcuts to help you excel at your CIMA exams.

Hashan also bring international lecturing experience in to the mix with his role as a visiting lecturer for CIMA at Christ University, India.

Mr. Shane David

Attorney-at-Law, LL.B. (UOC), CIMA Exam Qualified, Commissioner for Oaths.


Industry Experience

Secretary - Administrative Affairs, Turkiye - Ceylon Business Chamber

He is an Attorney-at-Law of the Supreme Court of Sri Lanka, also having 4 years working experience in Turkiye - Ceylon Business Chamber, Financial Services and Commercial Agencies (Pvt) Ltd.

Lecturing Experience

Shane is a favourite among CIMA students, due to his novel and interactive teaching methods that make learning fun and insightful., CIMA exam qualified and holds a Bachelor of Laws from the Faculty of Law - University of Colombo.

His combined knowledge and exposure in distinct fields of Law and Finance gives him an added advantage whilst giving him the ability to provide students with valuable insights making him one of the most sought after lecturers for Finance and Law.

Mrs. Kanchana Gnanathilake

MBA UK (Reading), BBA (USA), PQHRM


Industry Experience

She draws her corporate experience from her role as a Banker and as the Head of business at a leading International school in Colombo.

Lecturing Experience

Kanchana is one of the new additions to ICBS lecturer panel. She has over 7 years of corporate experience ranging from telecommunication, banking to education. Her expertise ranges from subject such as Business, Economics, Management, Human Resources and Marketing. Her hands-on experience and academic exposure makes the lecture delivery excellent and interactive.

Mr. Thashira Gunatilake


Industry Experience

He has served as a legal counsel attached to the legal division of the MAS Holdings, mainly handling matters relating to Corporate Governance. Currently he functions as a member of the Board of Directors of the Lakbima Credit Group of Companies, handling all legal and corporate matters under the preview of the group of companies.

He is a member of the Organization for Professional Association of Sri Lanka (OPASL) and the Bar Association of Sri Lanka.

Lecturing Experience

He serves as a member of the academic staff as a visiting lecturer attached to the Department of Law, University of Peradeniya, BCAS Campus for L.L.B (London) and management students, Imperial College for CIMA and ICBT Campus. His teaching area of specialization is Corporate and Commercial Law.

Mr. Chaminda Samarakoon

Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants,

Member of the Association of Accounts Technicians, Bachelor of Business Administration - USJP


Industry Experience

Chaminda started his professional career 15 years ago and is presently employed as a Staff Officer at the Ministry of Foreign Employment & Labor Relations.

Lecturing Experience

Chaminda ventured into lecturing 7 years ago and to-date remains one of the best CIMA lecturers in Sri Lanka. Students find that his lectures are not restricted to theory but are practice driven, which helps broaden the mindset of students, preparing them for the toughest of exam questions. His perseverance and teaching style is what makes him a cut above the rest.

Mr. Dilshan

Masters (Finance) University of Kelaniya, ACMA, CGMA,

B.Sc (Hons) First Class in Computer Science and Statistics.


Industry Experience

He is currently employed as a Finance Manager - Supply Chain at Ceylon Tobacco Company and is also an entrepreneur with over 7 years of corporate experience.

Lecturing Experience

Dilshan discovered an enthusiasm for lecturing whilst being a CIMA student. His unique and motivating approach in lecturing for Business Mathematics and Financial Accounting has helped his students learn the complex subjects with ease. He is eager to help students achieve their learning objectives and is always willing to assist them along the way. Dilshan ensures that his students enjoy the subject and achieve good results at exams.

Mr. Fawas Farook

PhD (Reading), MBA, BCOM


Industry Experience

Fawas is the Principal Consultant at Benchmark Consultants since April 2016. His experience in the corporate sector counts for over 25 years from diversified industries from multi national and local conglomerates. Fawas relinquished his services at Amana Takaful PLC as General Manager Strategic Planning and Corporate Risks from March 2016 after completing 7 years with the Company.

He is a finance specialist with intense practical and theoretical exposure to all other business aspects as well and thus has turned to be a strategist.

Lecturing Experience

Fawas Farook is a passionate lecturer in Strategic Finance, Strategic Management, Risk Management and related subjects and a seasoned corporate trainer in leadership development.

Mr. Janith Wickramarachchi

CIMA Exam Qualified, B.Sc in Physical Science


Industry Experience

Janith stepped in to the corporate world as a Marketing Professional at CBA. His expertise and unwavering commitment helped him advance his career as a sought-after marketer attached to the Western Province - Tourist Board where he is actively involved in the promotional and training aspects to date. Janith's involvement with Copal Amba motivated him to enter the finance industry where he currently provides consultation services through JAKH Consultants. He also acts as the accountant of ATC (Pvt) Ltd.

Lecturing Experience

Janith has been able to garner a large following amongst CIMA students and is often praised as a lecturer who goes the extra mile to ensure the success of his students.

Mr. Mohomed Rijaz

CIMA Finalist, MBA


Industry Experience

Lecturing Experience

Rijaz is a CIMA finalist and a full-time lecturer who has teaching experience spanning more than 4 years. He specializes in Management Accounting, Maths, and Financial Accounting. He has been able to create a name for himself with his innovative teaching methods, which are highly engaging and helps spark student enthusiam. The vast knowledge he bears coupled with the commitment he has to his students ensure that you will get the attention and guidance you need to become a successful CIMA candidate.

Supun Jayasinghe

Associate Member of CIMA (ACMA, CGMA), MBA (University of Wales Institute) Cardiff


Industry Experience

Product Manager - Gaming Services at Dialog Axiata (PLC) Ltd. Has corporate exposure for over 6 years.

Lecturing Experience

Supun is a professional with well-developed technical and interpersonal skills, specializing in lecturing (P3) performance strategy at Imperial College - Kandy. Very enthusiastic personal with ample experience in business planning & budgets, new product development, also sales & marketing in the country’s top rated companies. He always convinces the students with real life examples with what he had been working this far.

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Mr. Pravinth Rajaratnam

Director - Imperial College (Sri Lanka), Dean - Indian School of Commerce (India) and Technical Director - Shadwell's Education (India) Pravinth's p...
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Mr. Indika Liyanahewage

General Manager - Human Resources - Eskimo Fashions Knitwear (Pvt.) Ltd.

Indika's corporate experience spans over 15 years. He began his c...

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Mr. Reshahn Uzman

CEO - Encheron Consulting, Life Coach - Doer Dynasty

His corporate experience spans over 10 years of experience in lecturing and coaching...

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Mr. Usama Jiffry

He is currently employed with Candor Equities Limited in the capacity of Manager - Research. His role involves in equity research on the stocks li...

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Mr. Damitha Ukuwela

Managing Director, AccNet Solutions (Pvt) Ltd, Part time lecturers, ICBS Group, Visiting Lecturer Indian School Of Commerce, Visiting Lecturer at Chr...
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Mr. Chrishain Jayalath

Chrishain Jayalath is a full-time lecturer specializing in tertiary education, specifically in the fields of Economics, Business Studies and Project ...
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Mr. Hashan Madushanka

Hashan is CIMA qualified and currently reading for the professional level exams of ACCA. He draws his corporate experience from his role as the Manag...
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Mr. Shane David

Secretary - Administrative Affairs, Turkiye - Ceylon Business Chamber

He is an Attorney-at-Law of the Supreme Court of Sri Lanka, also hav...

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Mrs. Kanchana Gnanathilake

She draws her corporate experience from her role as a Banker and as the Head of business at a leading International school in Colombo.
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Mr. Thashira Gunatilake

He has served as a legal counsel attached to the legal division of the MAS Holdings, mainly handling matters relating to Corporate Governance. Cu...

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Mr. Chaminda Samarakoon

Chaminda started his professional career 15 years ago and is presently employed as a Staff Officer at the Ministry of Foreign Employment & Labor Rela...
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Mr. Dilshan

He is currently employed as a Finance Manager - Supply Chain at Ceylon Tobacco Company and is also an entrepreneur with over 7 years of corporate exp...
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Mr. Fawas Farook

Fawas is the Principal Consultant at Benchmark Consultants since April 2016. His experience in the corporate sector counts for over 25 years from ...

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Mr. Janith Wickramarachchi

Janith stepped in to the corporate world as a Marketing Professional at CBA. His expertise and unwavering commitment helped him advance his career as...
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Supun Jayasinghe

Product Manager - Gaming Services at Dialog Axiata (PLC) Ltd. Has corporate exposure for over 6 years.
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Dr. Murugesu Ganeshamoorthy

PhD, MEcon, PGDip in Economic Development, BA (Econ)


Industry Experience

Secretary, Ministry of National Integration and Reconciliation, Government of Sri Lanka.

He has been involved in various consultancy and research based projects since 1996.

Lecturing Experience

He is a visiting faculty member for Master of Arts & Diploma in Economic Development programmes at the University of Colombo. He was a senior faculty member of the department of Economics, University of Colombo, 1992 - 2015.

He is also a Chief Examiner and a Chief Controlling Examiner in Advanced Level [Economics] paper marking in Sri Lanka.

Dr. Ganeshamoorthy was also involved in developing the new curriculum [Economics] for GCE Advanced Level Examinations 1996 - 1997. He is also a resource person in the National Institute of Education [NIE] Sri Lanka currently involved in developing new Curriculum [Economics] for GCE implemented from 2009.

Dr. Madhu Fernando

DBA, PMP, MEng, AFIM


Industry Experience

Management Trainer and Consultant, Innova Strategies.

She held positions as Assistant Marketing Manager, then Project Manager for Ericsson Australia, Melbourne, Australia 1996 - 1997, 1997 - 2002 respectively. She has been the Project Director - Site Acquisition for Mobitel Sri Lanka in 2004 and the Head of Center for Project Management Excellence at CICRA Institute of Education 2011 - 2013.

Lecturing Experience

Dr. Madhu is currently a senior visiting faculty member for MBA Programme at the University of Moratuwa, a visiting faculty member for MBA Programme at the Open University of Sri Lanka, University of Southern Queensland USQ and Rajarata University, Sri Lanka.

She was a visiting faculty member / Management Consultant and Trainer for Singapore Informatics 2005 - 2011 and a visiting faculty member for the University of Wales MBA and Degree Programmes 2009 - 2011.

Dr. Siddhartha Nanayakkara

PhD, MEcon, MBA, PGDip in Marketing, BCS PGD


Industry Experience

Group Chief Executive Officer / Founder of Sky Alliance (pvt) Ltd.

He held position as the Country Representative - Sri Lanka & Maldives for Scotland Qualification Authority, The Government of Scotland 2014 - 2016. He was also a Management Consultant for Athlea Group of Schools, Management Consultant - Entrepreneurship Development for the Federation Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Sri Lanka 2013 - 2014, Consultant - Enterprise Development for the Presidential Secretariat of Sri Lanka (SLF) | His Excellency the President of Sri Lanka 2012 - 2013 and Consultant - Business Partnerships for IDM Educational Services 2007 - 2008.

He has also held position as the Consultant /Head - Marketing & Business Development at John Keells Holdings PLC 2010 - 2012, and the Head of IT & Business Development, Scanwell Logistics (Pvt) Ltd 2009 - 2010.

Lecturing Experience

Dr. Siddhartha is a Corporate Trainer, and a Senior Lecturer since 2007 with his lecturing experience spanning various programmes including Higher National Diplomas, Undergraduate & Postgraduate Programmes and many more.

Mr. Indika Liyanahewage

MBA (PIM - SriJ) B.Sc. (Mgt.Sp.) Hons. (SriJ), ACMA (UK), CGMA (UK)


Industry Experience

General Manager - Human Resources - Eskimo Fashions Knitwear (Pvt.) Ltd.

Corporate Experience: 15 years - Eskimo Fashions, Trelleborg, ODEL, MAS ACTIVE Shadowline, MAS ACTIVE Activeline, MAS Fashionline (Vietnam)

An Associate Member of CIMA, Mr. Indika holds an MBA and a Management (honors) degree from the University of Sri Jayawardenapura. He specializes in lecturing Enterprise pillar. His key strengths lie in his corporate management experience, which he shares with his students giving them a wider view of the subject, and his practical approach to teaching. His background in senior management roles in both HR and Marketing, locally and internationally, has resulted in a confident and winning style that has made him popular among students.

Mr. Indika's corporate experience spans over 15 years. He began his career in the apparel industry, at MAS Holdings - one of South Asia's largest apparel manufacturers - where he was involved with Operations. During his 3-year stint in Vietnam, he gained invaluable exposure which led him to move into Human Resources within the MAS Group. He is currently employed as the General Manager - Human resources at Eskimo Fashions Knitwear (Pvt.) Ltd.

Lecturing Experience

A senior member of the lecture panel at Imperial College, Indika is also a visiting lecturer at Christ University, Bangalore, India, where he conducts revision programs for CIMA Managerial Level students.

Mr. Kapila Sanjeewa Silva

MBA (PIM-SriJ), AIB


Industry Experience

Assistant Vice President - Head, Citi Shared Services - Accounts Payable, Business Process Analyst and Fraud Management Officer.

He was the Branch Operations Manager, Emirates Bank International 2006 - 2007, Manager - Consumer Banking, NDB Banking 2005 - 2006, Relief Manager attached to the HR Department, Operations Manager - Millennium Branch, Assistant Manager and Branch Manager - Free Trade Zone Seylan Bank Ltd. 2001 - 2005

Lecturing Experience

Mr. Kapila is a Corporate Trainer and a visiting faculty member at the Faculty of Management and Finance - University of Colombo for Postgraduate studies and also conducts lectures for Banking examinations conducted by Institute of Bankers Sri Lanka. He has also worked as an in-house lecturer at NDB and Seylan Bank during 2007 and 2001 - 2004 respectively.

Mr. Fawas Fahmy

PhD (Reading), MBA (PIM Sri. J.), B. Com.


Industry Experience

General Manager - Strategic Planning & Corporate Risks at Amana Takaful PLC (ATPLC), Sri Lanka

Mr. Fawas has been working as a Senior Consultant - Business Consulting at Virtusa (pvt) Ltd., 2007 - 2009, Finance Consultant / Senior Accountant at One & Only Maldives at Reethi Rah (6 Star Hotel), 2005 - 2007 and also has number of years of experience working as an Accountant at various reputed firms.

Lecturing Experience

Mrs. Rangitha Balasuriya

MSc. BISM, PGD IR, BA (HONS) BM, Dip CRSD, HND IBM


Industry Experience

Consultant (Community Research Reporting), International Organization for Migration -Sri Lanka Local International Standards Verifier BTEC QCF Level 4-7 Business (HE 187) Programmes, Pearson Education Ltd. Freelance Research Analyst (Home based), Euromonitor International, London

Mrs. Rangitha is involved in various consultancy projects which include academic administration consultancy cum MBA curriculum development for Imperial College of Business Studies (pvt) Ltd., Higher Education Management and Curriculum Development consultancy for Saegis Campus (pvt) Ltd., and many more. She has also been holding various Government related positions based on Consultancy & Programme Coordination.

She has been working as a Senior Lecturer, General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University, 2012 - 2013, Curriculum Development Manager, Distance Learning Centre, 2012 and Assistant Manager (Academics) at ICBT City Campus, 2011 - 2012.

Lecturing Experience

Mrs. Rangitha is a visiting faculty member for the Faculty of Graduate Studies - University of Colombo, senior visiting faculty member at Naval and Maritime Academy - Sri Lanka Navy and ESOFT Metro Campus and former lecturer at ICBT City Campus. Her expertise also includes project supervision for various Undergraduate and Postgraduate programmes.

Mr. Tuan Feroze Kamaldeen

MBA, FCA, ACMA


Industry Experience

Franchise Controller - Citibank N. A. Sri Lanka

Mr. Kamaldeen has been holding position as an Assistant Manager - Tax & Business Advisory, SJMS Associates, 2002 - 2003, Financial Analyst - Accounting, Tax and Treasury - IBM World Trade Corporation Sri Lanka, 2006 - 2010 and has number of years of experience working as an Accountant in various reputed firms.

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Mr. Bradley Emerson

MBA (PIM - SriJ), FIB


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Dr. Murugesu Ganeshamoorthy

Secretary, Ministry of National Integration and Reconciliation, Government of Sri Lanka.

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Dr. Madhu Fernando

Management Trainer and Consultant, Innova Strategies.

She held positions as Assistant Marketing Manager, then Project Manager for Ericsso...

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Dr. Siddhartha Nanayakkara

Group Chief Executive Officer / Founder of Sky Alliance (pvt) Ltd.

He held position as the Country Representative - Sri Lanka & Maldives ...

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Mr. Indika Liyanahewage

General Manager - Human Resources - Eskimo Fashions Knitwear (Pvt.) Ltd.

Corporate Experience: 15 years - Eskimo Fashions, Trelleborg, ODE...

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Mr. Kapila Sanjeewa Silva

Assistant Vice President - Head, Citi Shared Services - Accounts Payable, Business Process Analyst and Fraud Management Officer.

He was th...

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Mr. Fawas Fahmy

General Manager - Strategic Planning & Corporate Risks at Amana Takaful PLC (ATPLC), Sri Lanka

Mr. Fawas has been working as a Senior Cons...

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Mrs. Rangitha Balasuriya

Consultant (Community Research Reporting), International Organization for Migration -Sri Lanka Local International Standards Verifier BTEC QCF Le...

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Mr. Tuan Feroze Kamaldeen

Franchise Controller - Citibank N. A. Sri Lanka

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Mr. Pravinth Rajaratnam

ACMA, ACCA, CGMA


Industry Experience

Director - Imperial College (Sri Lanka), Dean - Indian School of Commerce (India) and Technical Director - Shadwell's Education (India) Pravinth's professional career began at Imperial College in 2003, where he was greatly involved with the CIMA Operation. In 2006, he was appointed Director, Academic Affairs. He is also the Head of the CIMA program, and he has played a pivotal role in making Imperial College the success it is today.

Lecturing Experience

An Associate Member of CIMA and an Associate Member of ACCA, Pravinth has been a CIMA tutor for over ten years and is the most sought-after Finance lecturer for CIMA in Sri Lanka. Specializing in Financial Management subjects, he has produced numerous Sri Lankan and World Prize winners for nearly all financial management pillar subjects including Financial Strategy. His own achievements include winning the World Prize for Management Accounting Fundamentals and the Sri Lankan prize for Business Strategy; and being placed 2nd in the world for Economics for Business at CIMA Foundation Level, being a finalist in the CIMA Tutor of the year contest conducted by CIMA UK in 2006, and being voted the ''Best Lecturer'' for Financial Analysis (P8) by Sri Lankan students in a survey conducted by CIMA Sri Lanka division in 2005.

Due to his popularity amongst students, the CIMA Sri Lanka division selected him to conduct revision and to conduct ''Train The Trainer'' (TTT) programs in Hong Kong, India, and Pakistan. Pravinth is a visiting lecturer at Christ University Bangalore, India, where he conducts lectures for CIMA students at the Certificate and Managerial Level.

Over the past 12 years Pravinth has been at the forefront in lecturing at Imperial College and is regarded by many students as one of the best and most knowledgeable lecturers for CIMA tutoring in Sri Lanka. He lectures all CIMA levels and is dedicated to achieving the highest pass rates, focused on achieving success for all his students. His passion for lecturing and his unique technique inspire his students, and he has the ability of turning even the most tedious of topics interesting and simple.

Mr. Indika Liyanahewage

MBA (PIM-SriJ) B.Sc. (Mgt.Sp.) Hons. (SriJ), ACMA (UK), CGMA (UK),
Certified NLP Practitioner (Aus.), Certified NLP Coach (Aus.),
Time Line Therapy Practitioner (Aus.), Hypnosis Practitioner (Aus.)


Industry Experience

General Manager - Human Resources - Eskimo Fashions Knitwear (Pvt.) Ltd.

Indika's corporate experience spans over 15 years. He began his career in the apparel industry, at MAS Holdings - one of South Asia's largest apparel manufacturers - where Indika was involved with Operations. During his 3-year stint in Vietnam, Indika gained invaluable exposure which led him to move into Human Resources within the MAS Group. He is currently employed as the General Manager - Human resources at Eskimo Fashions Knitwear (Pvt.) Ltd.

Lecturing Experience

An Associate Member of CIMA, Indika holds an MBA and a Management (honors) degree from the University of Sri Jayawardenapura. He specializes in lecturing Enterprise pillar. His key strengths lie in his corporate management experience, which he shares with his students giving them a wider view of the subject, and his practical approach to teaching. His background in senior management roles in both HR and Marketing, locally and internationally, has resulted in a confident and winning style that has made him popular among students.

A senior member of the lecture panel at Imperial College, Indika is also a visiting lecturer at Christ University, Bangalore, India, where he conducts revision programs for CIMA Managerial Level students.

Mr. Reshahn Uzman

MBA (UK), ACMA, CGMA


Industry Experience

CEO - Encheron Consulting, Life Coach - Doer Dynasty His corporate experience spans over 10 years of experience in lecturing and coaching

Lecturing Experience

Reshahn, a class lecturer with over ten years of experience in lecturing and coaching specialising for professional qualifications of CIMA, is an outstanding individual with high passion and a unique flair to deliver the best to students. He feels privileged to have coached over ten thousand students ever since. He has conducted lectures overseas as well as a guest lecturer.

Having got a passion in theoretical subjects, he lectures Fundamentals of Business Economics (C4) and Fundamentals of Ethics, Corporate Governance and Business Law (C5) in Certificate Level and Organisational Management (E1) and Project and Relationship Management (E2) in Operational Level and Management Level respectively for CIMA. He has extensive experience in guiding the candidates for Operational Case Study and Management Case Study exams as well. He also has conducted CIMA revision programmes through local TV channel which was arranged by CIMA division - Sri Lanka.

By adopting a student-friendly approach and demonstrating complicated theories and models in simple yet comprehensive way supported by exciting industry examples, he succeeded in producing highly phenomenal pass rates reaching over 90% most of the times and in certain cases reaching unbelievable 100% setting a benchmark in the industry. Some of his students boast grabbing Sri Lankan prizes. His passion lies in lecturing and coaching and he believes that students can be propelled to achieve their academic goals and career aspirations not just providing them with knowledge in the classroom but enriching them with right values, hopes and optimism.

Mr. Damitha Ukuwela

ACMA, CGMA, ACPM, ACMA(SL), CPA (UK)


Industry Experience

Managing Director, AccNet Solutions (Pvt) Ltd, Part time lecturers, ICBS Group, Visiting Lecturer Indian School Of Commerce, Visiting Lecturer at Christ University - Bangalore His corporate experience includes 11 Years of service at AccNet Solutions (Pvt) Ltd, Group ADP Lanka (Pvt) Ltd, ICBS Group, Indian School of Commerce, Christ University.

Lecturing Experience

Damitha is an Associate Member of CIMA and an Associate Member of CMA Sri Lanka, whose experience in the finance sector that spans more than a decade has made him one of the best lecturers for the financial pillar. Damitha possesses the unique ability of delivering the most complex topics in a manner that is easy to understand, which has helped him achieve success as a lecturer over the last six years. His strong hands-on finance experience and his extensive practical and theoretical knowledge ensures his students achieve the best results in their exams.

Mr. Chrishain Jayalath

MBA (UK), CIMA Passed Finalist


Industry Experience

Chrishain Jayalath is a full-time lecturer specializing in tertiary education, specifically in the fields of Economics, Business Studies and Project Management. He has diverse corporate exposure as well, having worked at a number of blue-chip companies in Sri Lanka, such as Hatton National Bank PLC and Dialog Axiata PLC.

Lecturing Experience

In addition to his experience in higher education and corporate sectors, Chrishain possess teaching experience at school level, having performed duties as Choral Director at Hillwood College, Kandy and St. Anthony’s College, Kandy. He is an ardent follower of Music and Drama, and has taken part in a number of stage plays and musical performances, in and out of Sri Lanka. He is also one of the co-organizers of TED Talks Kandy, a prominent knowledge and education sharing forum.

Mr. Hashan Madushanka

ACMA, CGMA


Industry Experience

Hashan is CIMA qualified and currently reading for the professional level exams of ACCA. He draws his corporate experience from his role as the Managing Partner at IDS Management Services, his work with LMRB, his role as the Managing Director of King Tea Lanka (Pvt.) Ltd and his active involvement in providing advisory and consultancy services to the Supply Chain Management function of a leading telecommunication services provider.

Lecturing Experience

Hashan is one of the most popular lecturers for the CIMA Certificate, Operational and Managerial levels. His expertise ranges from subject such as Fundamentals of Financial Accounting (C2), Management Accounting (P1), Advanced Management Accounting (P2) through to the CIMA Operational level and Management level case studies. His lecturing sessions are full of energy, interaction, industry insights and shortcuts to help you excel at your CIMA exams.

Hashan also bring international lecturing experience in to the mix with his role as a visiting lecturer for CIMA at Christ University, India.

Mrs. Kanchana Gnanathilake

MBA UK (Reading), BBA (USA), PQHRM


Industry Experience

She draws her corporate experience from her role as a Banker and as the Head of business at a leading International school in Colombo.

Lecturing Experience

Kanchana is one of the new additions to ICBS lecturer panel. She has over 7 years of corporate experience ranging from telecommunication, banking to education. Her expertise ranges from subject such as Business, Economics, Management, Human Resources and Marketing. Her hands-on experience and academic exposure makes the lecture delivery excellent and interactive.

Mr. Chaminda Samarakoon

Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants,
Member of the Association of Accounts Technicians,
Bachelor of Business Administration - USJP


Industry Experience

Chaminda started his professional career 15 years ago and is presently employed as a Staff Officer at the Ministry of Foreign Employment & Labor Relations.

Lecturing Experience

Chaminda ventured into lecturing 7 years ago and to-date remains one of the best CIMA lecturers in Sri Lanka. Students find that his lectures are not restricted to theory but are practice driven, which helps broaden the mindset of students, preparing them for the toughest of exam questions. His perseverance and teaching style is what makes him a cut above the rest.

Mr. Dilshan Aluwihare

Masters (Finance) University of Kelaniya, ACMA, CGMA,
B.Sc (Hons) First Class in Computer Science and Statistics.


Industry Experience

He is currently employed as a Finance Manager - Supply Chain at Ceylon Tobacco Company and is also an entrepreneur with over 7 years of corporate experience.

Lecturing Experience

Dilshan discovered an enthusiasm for lecturing whilst being a CIMA student. His unique and motivating approach in lecturing for Business Mathematics and Financial Accounting has helped his students learn the complex subjects with ease. He is eager to help students achieve their learning objectives and is always willing to assist them along the way. Dilshan ensures that his students enjoy the subject and achieve good results at exams.

Mr. Fawas Farook

PhD (Reading), MBA, BCOM


Industry Experience

Fawas is the Principal Consultant at Benchmark Consultants since April 2016. His experience in the corporate sector counts for over 25 years from diversified industries from multi national and local conglomerates. Fawas relinquished his services at Amana Takaful PLC as General Manager Strategic Planning and Corporate Risks from March 2016 after completing 7 years with the Company.

He is a finance specialist with intense practical and theoretical exposure to all other business aspects as well and thus has turned to be a strategist.

Lecturing Experience

Fawas Farook is a passionate lecturer in Strategic Finance, Strategic Management, Risk Management and related subjects and a seasoned corporate trainer in leadership development.

Mr. Mohomed Rijaz

CIMA Finalist, MBA


Industry Experience

Lecturing Experience

Rijaz is a CIMA finalist and a full-time lecturer who has teaching experience spanning more than 4 years. He specializes in Management Accounting, Maths, and Financial Accounting. He has been able to create a name for himself with his innovative teaching methods, which are highly engaging and helps spark student enthusiam. The vast knowledge he bears coupled with the commitment he has to his students ensure that you will get the attention and guidance you need to become a successful CIMA candidate.

Mr. Pravinth Rajaratnam

Director - Imperial College (Sri Lanka), Dean - Indian School of Commerce (India) and Technical Director - Shadwell's Education (India) Pravinth's p...
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Mr. Indika Liyanahewage

General Manager - Human Resources - Eskimo Fashions Knitwear (Pvt.) Ltd.

Indika's corporate experience spans over 15 years. He began his c...

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Mr. Reshahn Uzman

CEO - Encheron Consulting, Life Coach - Doer Dynasty His corporate experience spans over 10 years of experience in lecturing and coaching
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Mr. Damitha Ukuwela

Managing Director, AccNet Solutions (Pvt) Ltd, Part time lecturers, ICBS Group, Visiting Lecturer Indian School Of Commerce, Visiting Lecturer at Chr...
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Mr. Chrishain Jayalath

Chrishain Jayalath is a full-time lecturer specializing in tertiary education, specifically in the fields of Economics, Business Studies and Project ...
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Mr. Hashan Madushanka

Hashan is CIMA qualified and currently reading for the professional level exams of ACCA. He draws his corporate experience from his role as the Manag...
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Mrs. Kanchana Gnanathilake

She draws her corporate experience from her role as a Banker and as the Head of business at a leading International school in Colombo.
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Mr. Chaminda Samarakoon

Chaminda started his professional career 15 years ago and is presently employed as a Staff Officer at the Ministry of Foreign Employment & Labor Rela...
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Mr. Dilshan Aluwihare

He is currently employed as a Finance Manager - Supply Chain at Ceylon Tobacco Company and is also an entrepreneur with over 7 years of corporate exp...
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Mr. Fawas Farook

Fawas is the Principal Consultant at Benchmark Consultants since April 2016. His experience in the corporate sector counts for over 25 years from ...

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