Asanga Abeyagoonasekera

Asanga Abeyagoonasekera
  • Executive Director
    Lakshman Kadirgamar Institute for International Relations and Strategic Studies (LKIIRSS)

BSc in Computer Science; MBA; executive education, Harvard Kennedy School. Formerly: worked in the private sector with Sri Lanka Telecom and Hutchison. Currently, Adviser to the Minister of External Affairs of Sri Lanka; Executive Director, national think tank Lakshman Kadirgamar Institute for International Relations and Strategic Studies; Director-General, BIDTI, a diplomatic training institute. Former Chairman: Foreign Employment Agency; Fishery Harbours Corporation. Founding Curator, Global Shapers Colombo Hub, World Economic Forum. Country Chair, Global Dignity. Founder and Chairman, Diri Saviya Foundation.