Prof. Niranjanie Ratnayake
Emeritus Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Moratuwa
BSc Eng (Cey), M Eng (Wales)
FIESL, Chartered Engineer
Mr. H.S. Premachandra
Imm. Past President
Director (Western Province)
Central Environmental Authority
BSc. Special (Hons)
CEnvP, MPMI (US)
Mrs Shiranee Yasaratne
CEO/Managing Director, Sustainability Agenda (Pvt) Ltd.,
Senior Advisor, Biodiversity Sri Lanka
MSc Biochemistry, Molecular Biology & Gene Technology
BSc (Hons) Zoology
M I Biol; CEnvP
Winner of ZONTA Woman of Achievement: Environment category – 2006
Mr. Asela Iddawela
Senior Vice President
Former Chairman, Geological Survey and Mines Bureau
& Geological Survey and Mines Bureau (Technical Service)
Formern Director (Projects), Presidential Task Force on Kidney Disease Prevention
Mrs. Kanthi De Silva
Former Deputy Director General,
Environmental Management & Assessment Division,
Central Environmental Authority.
Former Secretary, IEPSL.
Specialized in Environmental Impact Assesment
BSc.(Hons) Agriculture, University of Ruhuna MSc. University of Peradeniya CEnvP
Mr. Ajith U K Ethugala
Assistant Project Director (Environment),
Project Management Unit,
Strategic Cities Development Project (SCDP),
Ministry of Urban Development, Water Supply & Housing Facilities
MEng (Envt. Eng), CEnvP, BSc. (Perad)
Mr. Randeewa Malalasooriya
Managing Director Viridis Group & RR Environmental Services
MBA – Cardiff Metropolitan University, UK
BSc – University of Sri Jayawardenapura
Senior Leadership Diploma Duke Corporate Education, Switzerland
Lead Auditor ISO 9001, 14001, 22000 & OHSAS 18001
Dr. W.M.P.S.B Wahala
Chairman – Sri Lanka Accreditation Board
Dr. Nishanthi Perera
Visiting Academic and Freelance Consultant
Visiting Academic and Freelance Consultant with over 25 years experience in natural resources management at the national and regional level.
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Protected Area Management (University of Colombo); Master of Philosophy (MPhil) in Zoology (University of Sri Jayewardenapura) and Bachelor of Science (General 2nd Class Upper Division), The Open University, Nawala, Sri Lanka
Chevening Scholar in Biodiversity at the UNEP-World Conservation Monitoring Center and Visiting Student of St Edmund’s College, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom (2004-5)
Ms. Arosha Hemali
B.Sc. Chemical & Process Engineering University of Moratuwa.
Practitioner in industrial waste management & project lead on energy and material recovery. Cleaner Production & Green Chemistry practitioner, Energy management consultant certified on ISO 50001:2011 Energy Management Systems.
M.Phil (Reading – Material and Energy recovery system development under Faculty of Postgraduate Studies, University of Moratuwa.)
Mr. Trishan Perera
Manager – University Business Linkage Cell, University of Sri Jayewardenepura
Director – EmpowerSL
B.Sc., M Sc (Reading – Forestry and Environmental Management), MIEPSL
Prof. (Mrs.) H. Ranasinghe
Senior Professor in Forestry and Environmental Science, Department of Forestry and Environmental Science, University of Sri Jayewardenepura
Chartered Environmental Professional, Institute of Environmental Professionals, Sri Lanka
Chartered Biologist, Institute of Biology, Sri Lanka
Board Member, Central Environmental Authority
Editor, Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Quality and Productivity
Advisor, Centre for Evaluation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura
Consultant in the areas of Forestry, Biodiversity, Environmental Assessments, Monitoring and Evaluation of Projects and Programs
Expert areas: Climate Change, Forestry, Agroforestry, Environmental Assessment, Monitoring and Evaluation, Green Productivity
B.Sc. (Hons.) Botany, University of Kelaniya
M.Sc. (Forestry) University of Sri Jayewardenepura
PhD (Forestry) University of Wales, United Kingdom
Winner of Professional Woman of the Year by the Women’s Chamber of Commerce in 2000.
Mr. V. R. Sena Peiris
Founding Director/Chief Executive Officer of National Cleaner Production Center (NCPC)
B Sc in Engineering ( 2nd Class) University of Peradeniya
Cleaner Production Expert in 1997 under UNIDO program
Corporate member of Society of Engineers(UK), Institute of Plant Engineers(UK), Institute of Energy (UK), Institute of Environmental Professionals (SL),Sri Lanka Energy Managers Association (SL), International Solid Waste Management Association, Asia Pacific Roundtable for Sustainable Consumption and Production.
Mr. Janaka Wijesekara
Masters of Science in Environmental Science (2011), Department of Zoology, University of Colombo.
Bachelor of Science (2003), University of Colombo.
Advance Diploma in International Relations (2014/15), The Bandaranayake Centre for International Studies, Sri Lanka.
Advance Diploma in Business Administration (2005), The Association of Business Executives, UK.
Diploma in Human Resources Management (2003) , Wigan and Leigh College, UK.
Lead Auditor qualification for ISO 14001: 2015 in 2019 , The Bureau Veritas (together with Sri Lanka Standard Institute)
,Member – Wild Life & Nature Protection Society, Chartered Environmental Professional – IEPSL, Counts over fifteen years of experience in waste management including e waste and Built Environmental Maintenance
Mr. Sanjeewa Chulakumara
Director, INSEE Ecocycle Lanka (Private) Limited/
Executive Committee Member, Siam City Cement Lanka Private Limited
MBA (Australia Institute of Business -Australia), B.Sc. (University of Peradeniya), Dip in Management. (American College of Higher Education), Dip Purchasing & Materials Management /DPMM (Institute of Supplies & Materials Management ISMM), Dip in Corporate Environment Management (IEPSL), Charted Environmentalist (IEPSL), Council member of Environment Professional in Sri Lanka (IEPSL) Corporate/life member of ISMM
Mrs. Dharshani Lahandapura
Chairperson, Marine Environment Protection Authority,
– Post Graduate Diploma in Environment Management
– Professional Diploma in Environment Management
– Diploma in Environmental Journalism
– Certificate Course in Strategic Environmental Assessment
– Diploma in Executive Secretaries
– Diploma in Confidential Secretaries
– Diploma in Business Management
– Diploma in Computer Programming
– Life Member – Sri Lanka Bar Association,
– Committee Member – Sri Lanka Women Lawyers Association
– Member – IUCN World Commission on Environmental Law
Mrs. Dhammi Pindeniya
Ecologist, Sri Lanka Land Development Corporation, 2013 – CEnvP – Chartered Environmental Professional (C20), 2014 – Post Graduate Diploma in Applied Sociology, University of Colombo , 2006 – M.Sc. In Forestry and Natural Resources, University of Sri Jayawardanepura, Sri Lanka, 1998 – B.Sc (Special) in Agriculture, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka , 1993 – Diploma in Computer programming and System Analysis and Design. National Youth Centre, Maharagama. At present managing the Kerawalapitiya Waste Park.
Mr. Indhra Kaushal Rajapaksa
Chairman Managing Director – Kalhari Group Of Companies.
Group Managing Director – Sail Lanka Yachting Group.
Mr. Saranaga Gajasinghe
Safeguards Specialist, Sri Lanka Resident Mission, Asian Development Bank
M.Phil (Integrated water resources management), B.Sc (sp) Agriculture