Srimantha Katukurunda has worked at LIRNEasia since 2016 as Task Manager (Operations & General Administration).
He handles all the general administration and operations matters including all maintenance related subjects, purchases, and coordination of IT problem solving and communications and payments with other service providers. He also coordinates work for LIRNEasia CEO, Prof Rohan Samarajiva and Senior Research Fellow Dr Sujata Gamage. Additionally he maintains all necessary records, participates in conducting the general orientation of new employees and provides other supportive services to HR , Admin, Accounts and Research Teams.
Prior to joining LIRNEasia, he has worked at at Brandix Casualwear (Former LM Apparels ) as a Management Trainee and subsequently as a Liaisons Manager. He has gained experience in Stores Management, Production, Planning & Co-coordinating, Merchandising and General Operations by working at Favourite Group, Hirdaramani and MAS Holdings.
Srimantha has gained professional qualifications by attending workshops and courses conducted by the NIBM, GIMI, faculty of Asian Vocational Education Institute, The Insurance Board of Sri Lanka / The Sri Lanka Insurance Institute, Lions Club of Colombo west – 306A., Institute of Favourite Group and The Institute of Hirdaramani Group.