Prof. Ajantha Dharmasiri
Immediate Past President, IPM Sri Lanka
Prof. Ajantha Dharmasiri, Professor in Management, is the Director and the Chairman of the Board of Management of the Postgraduate Institute of Management, University of Sri Jayewardenepura.
He is the Immediate Past President of the Institute of Personnel Management (IPM), Sri Lanka and was a Vice President of the Asia Pacific Federation of Human Resource Management (APFHRM).
He also won the prestigious IPM Lifetime Gold Award 2014, the highest honour for an HR professional in Sri Lanka. Prof. Dharmasiri likes to identify himself as one who transitioned from being an “Engineer of Electrical” to an “Engineer of Hearts and Minds.”