Viren is a researcher with the Data, Algorithms and Policy team at LIRNEasia.
Before joining LIRNEasia, he worked as a software engineer at YAMU, a content company serving as a casual guide to life in the city of Colombo and Sri Lanka. Prior to this, he worked as a sustainability engineer at Brandix under the Energy and Environment Division at their Head Office. He holds a MEng in Engineering Science from University of Oxford.
Outside of work, his interests are in gaming and astronomy.