Priyadharshini Liyanage


Priyadarshani handles all finance-related functions at LIRNEasia.

She has extensive experience working in this capacity at various organizations in the public and private sector. Having started her career in 1992 at the Sri Lanka Ports Authority as a Bank Assistant where she handled loans for the ports of Galle, Colombo and Trincomalee and recruitment, she moved to Shaffy M Jiffry & Co in 1994 as an Accounts/Audit Trainee. Here she carried out several audit assignments covering trading organizations, manufacturing units, plantations and banks, including internal audits covering three garment factories. In 1994 she joined Shell Solar Lanka Ltd as an Assistant Accountant in charge of preparing final accounts for management information for the mother company, Shell Solar Energy BV Netherlands, checking payroll and bank remittances for employees and agents, preparing taxation reports, annual reports and audits.

She is also conversant with the Sun Accounts Package, Quick Books and Payroll packages.

Priyadarshani is a Member of the Association of Accounting Technicians of Sri Lanka (AAT), and has completed the Licentiate Level and Professional Level (Part I) at the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka. She has also completed a Higher National Diploma in Accountancy from the Sri Lanka Technical College (Ministry of Higher Education).