An entrepreneur through and through, Mangala, drew from his global experience, working for Fortune 1000 technology companies and Silicon Valley internet start-ups as he sought to create a software product engineering company that “got it”. Accounts for over 20 years of experience in the industry and has founded multiple start-ups over the years.

A strong believer in nurturing the country’s technology ecosystem, Mangala, serves on the board of FARO (Foundation for Advancing Rural Opportunity), a non-profit organization that actively assists rural youth to find sustainable employment in the outsourcing industry. He is a Director at TRACE, an organization that aims to transform Sri Lanka into an innovation hub and promote collaboration, creativity, and entrepreneurship through technology and innovation. He also sits on the board of SLASSCOM, the apex body for the country’s IT industry and is the Country Ambassador for Seedstars, a global startup accelerator program.

A self-confessed, “modest adrenaline junkie”, Mangala enjoys snowboarding, mountain biking, hiking and most adventure sports, but none more than mentoring young startups and budding entrepreneurs – an adventure often the most fulfilling of all.

With over 15 years of experience in challenging software engineering roles, Dhanushka is an expert in object-oriented design, design patterns, and principals, and has had vast exposure to a range of technologies over the years. Pursuing a constant quest for knowledge and his interest in technologies, his expertise in different technologies gives him the best vantage point from which to make informed recommendations to clients and provide technical leadership within the company.

True to his laidback easy-going nature, Dhanushka, enjoys nothing more than relaxing with a good movie or swimming to unwind away from the office.

A consultative technology sales professional with experience in selling both software products and services, Mudith played a key role in leading the sales efforts of Amazon web services in Sri Lanka, successfully leading a team that quickly converted many leading local enterprises to the cloud, prior to his work with Calcey. Familiar with the enterprise software world, as well as the ups and downs of start-up life as a co-founder of a mobile start-up, he is well conversant with the mind-set of both cultures and handles pre-sales and account management at Calcey.

An entrepreneur and intrapreneur, Mudith, is also a frequent columnist for magazines and newspapers on topics ranging from tech to investment. He pursues his passion for cutting-edge technologies and disruptive new ideas, frequenting as many global IT and startup events as he can each year.

An accomplished software engineer, Thilina, accounts for over 10 years of extensive experience in software development. A keen eye for problem-solving and a wealth of knowledge in object-oriented design concepts and design patterns have helped him consistently lead teams to develop new software solutions swiftly and successfully. Has strong skills and proven ability in database design, user requirement analysis, and architectural design, maintenance and support in medium and large scale multinational projects.

A sci-fi enthusiast, Thilina, never misses the latest sci-fi movies and enjoys reading, football, volleyball and listening to the oldies during his downtime.

Accounting for more than 15 years of experience in the software industry, Manjula is a seasoned technology professional and agile / scrum champion with more than 7 years of project management experience. A PMP qualified practitioner, Manjula, has a proven track record of directing and guiding teams through all stages of a software products life-cycle from conceptualization to implementation and support. He has extensive experience in all operational aspects required for smooth project execution and is a firm believer in effective process execution.

A nature lover, Manjula, enjoys nothing more than taking to the hills for a break and can usually be found hiking on his days away from the office.

Accounting for over 10 years of software quality assurance experience, Kanchana is well-versed in managing multiple project teams. With expertise in functional, exploratory, regression, API integration and mobile application testing, she has hands-on experience in test automation, configuration management, continuous integration and issue management systems. Kanchana overlooks and sets the company’s overall QA strategy.

Rounding up the travel lovers of the group, Kanchana, is also a foodie and loves trying out new cuisines from around the world on her many travels. You can find her diving into the pool for a few laps at the end of most days to relax.

A firm believer that good software designs produce less code and fewer defects, Nalinda’s expertise lie in crafting well-designed highly maintainable code. Accounting for over 10 years of experience as a full stack developer, he has a calm and practical approach when it comes to technical and business problems. Specializing in mobile development, Nalinda is an expert in both iOS and Android development and is the company’s chief mobile architect.

As much as he enjoys a deep-dive into new technology, Nalinda never misses an opportunity to go bungee jumping or take the front seat on coaster rides to keep the adrenaline pumping.

An experienced software development professional, with more than 18 years of experience, specializes in helping organizations take new ideas and transform them into revenue generating products and solutions. Passionate about emerging technologies, Asela, excels in navigating complex challenges and isn’t afraid to take creative and often bold measures to design technology programs and take them from conception to tangible completion.

Having spent the formative years of his career as a developer, he later immersed himself in the business side of things, allowing him a unique understanding of both sides of the coin. He uses his technical expertise and business acumen for technical pre-sales and business analysis in his role at Calcey.

Asela takes his love of travel along with him on his many work stints abroad and has spent time in the UK, Sweden, and Australia working closely with clients to understand their requirements and exploring the country.

Gehan was formerly the General Manager of LSEG Technology/ MillenniumIT, the technology subsidiary of the London Stock Exchange, and a leading provider of mission-critical, high performance, high availability systems to the world’s financial markets. Gehan has spent almost 20 years managing large teams and delivering complex, multi-year enterprise projects, and he has the grey hair to prove it. He holds a BA in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from the University of Oxford.

Away from the office, he would love to indulge a passion for movies, if not for the fact that he has two lovely young children who are uninterested in their father’s need for leisure time.

An entrepreneur, Matt, co-founded CompareNetworks and was instrumental in the company’s success in a post-bubble economy wary of web-based markets. As Chief Operating Officer he helped them grow into 6 vertical marketplaces, that now generates USD 18 million in annual revenue. He consults with numerous companies, assisting them in offshore integrations and has gained a reputation as an effective and efficient implementer of seamless integrations. Based in Silicon Valley, Matt plays a strategic role in Calcey’s growth and helps expand Calcey’s footprint in the North American market.

An avid Bay Area sports fan, Matt roots for the Giants, Warriors, Sharks and 49ers, and claims Southern California teams “just don’t work” for him.

With a background in technology and experience in gaming and design, Silje uses her business development expertise to drive Calcey’s Norway operations. Acting as a point of contact for Norwegian clients and assisting them through their engagement with Calcey, she plays a crucial role in building Caley’s presence in the region.

An avid baker, Silje, also runs a coffee shop and bakery in the east coast surf town of Arugam Bay.

An Experienced HR professional with a demonstrated history of working and managing a full spectrum of HR operations, services, and functions in the Information Technology and Services industry.

With expertise in Talent Acquisition, Organizational Development & Change Management, and Process Improvement and Re-engineering. Ishara overlooks and sets the company’s overall People’s strategy.

While a book-worm and a history buff, with a particular interest in Egyptian history, she’s also very much a people person that enjoys meeting and getting to know people. She often takes part in outdoor activities and loves to travel, to widen her horizons.

An experienced finance professional with over 20 years of experience in finance and accounting at several well-known corporates. Kumar has successfully managed and developed financial management mechanisms to optimize the performance of finance teams he was part of. He brings a keen eye for detail and numbers to his role at Calcey, developed through his many years in the trenches.

During his free time, Kumar can be often found taking long walks at the beach, his go-to leisure activity when he needs a break from the numbers.