"You've got to jump off cliffs all the time and build your wings on the way down."
-Ray Bradbury

CEO - Symbiosis Business Partners

 

Career Highlights

  • CEO/Managing Director - Hemas P&G operations
  • Marketing Director - Hemas Consumer Division
  • Brand Manager for Kraft – Millers Ltd.
  • Senior Brand Manager - Sara Lee Household & Body Care (Australia)
  • Instructor The American University Washington DC
  • Chartered Marketer
  • Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketing, FCIM (UK)
  • MBA - The American University Washington DC
  • BSc - University of Colombo
  • Past Chairman CIM Sri Lanka Region
  • SLIM Brand Excellence: Chairman, Panel of Judges (2006)
  • SLIM Effie's
    • Chairman, Panel of Judges (2008)
    • Advisor to the Panel of Judges (2010 & 2011)
  • Active Rotarian – Rotary Club of Battaramulla, District 3220, Sri Lanka
 
 
 

Lasantha Abeywickrama

 

Senior Consultant - Symbiosis Business Partners

 

Career Highlights

  • 10 years of management consulting experience
  • Residential stints in Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, India & Pakistan
  • Regional Consultant / Director – MTI Consulting
  • Chartered Marketer
  • Member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing (UK)
  • Certified Professional Marketer (Asia Pacific)
  • MBA – University of Wales
  • Conference papers presented at various industry forums in UAE, Singapore and Pakistan
  • Panel of judges at the Great HR Debate 2009 & 2011
  • Visiting faculty member of Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology
  • Board of Advisors for AIESEC in Sri Lanka and previously in Pakistan
  • Rotarian with Rotary Club of Karachi Cosmopolitan, District 3270/3271
 
 
 

Dhanushka Jayakody

 

Senior Consultant - Symbiosis Business Partners

 
Career Highlights
  • Management Consultant & Trainer
  • Career Highlights
  • Director, Business Development – Apollo Hospitals Dhaka
  • Country Director – MTI Consulting
  • Group Brand Manager - British American Tobacco
  • Communications & Consumer Services Manager - Nestle
  • Senior Brand Manager - Unilever
  • Masters of Commerce in Management, University of Dhaka, 1st Class, 2nd
  • Bachelor of Commerce in Management, University of Dhaka, 1st Class, 2nd
 
 
 

Malka Shamrose

 

Senior Consultant - Symbiosis Business Partners

 
Career Highlights
  • Chairman – IR Consulting
  • Chairman – IR Ltd
  • Plastic Manufacturing concern for over 15 years
  • Star supplier for Marico Bangladesh
  • Associate – Diventars Training
  • Master of Commerce in Management, University of Dhaka
  • English Language Trainer – Department of Tourism, Laos, Ministry of Geology, Laos & Jamil-Sarwar Trust, Dhaka
 
 
 

Ihsan Haq