Consultants & Staff

 
Tharanga Samarakkody Alutwala
Tharanga is the Director HRM & Training Solutions at eSolve Business Solutions. She is also a faculty member at the Chartered Institute of Personnel Management (CIPM), Sri Lanka since January 2008 and a Visiting Lecturer at Sri Lanka Institute of Textile & Apparel, Sri Lanka since September 2015 and is a member of the panel of consultants at Victory Jobs. Tharanga has over 25 years of Administration, Human Resource Management & Human Resource Management Consultancy experience at organizations including HR Cornucopia, Emsolve Consultants (Pvt) Ltd, Canadian Red Cross & Brandix Lanka Ltd. She has conducted In-house Training Programmes for many Organizations under a variety of topics as well as Public Training Programmes organized by e-Solve Business Solutions. Tharanga obtained the National Diploma in Human Resource Management from the Chartered Institute of Personnel Management (CIPM), Sri Lanka and was awarded the “Jayantha Jayaratne” Gold Medal for the most Outstanding Student for the year 2006/2007. She also, possess a Diploma in Business Management from the British College of Professional Management – UK and Master of Business Administration from the Cardiff Metropolitan University and is a Certified HR Auditor.
Tharanga is a Chartred Member (MCIPM) and a Consultant of the Chartered Institute of Personnel Management (CIPM) – Sri Lanka , Member of the Organization of Professional Associations (OPA) – Sri Lanka and an Associate Member of Sri Lanka Institute of Training & Development (SLITAD).
Click here to visit Tharanga’s personal website
 
Buddhini Samarakkody
Buddhini is the Director IT Solutions/Trainer at eSolve Business Solutions. She also works as an Independent IT Consultant for Kerk Solutions – Sri Lanka and is an Author at Pluralsight, Inc – USA. Buddhini has been a Visiting Lecturer at the CINEC Maritime Campus – Department of Information Technology from October 2012 to September 2015 and at present she is a Visiting Lecturer at the CINEC Metro Campus. She was also a Visiting Lecturer in Business Management and IT respectively at the American College of Higher Education and ESOFT – Sri Lanka.
Buddhini has over 14 years of industry experience, working for leading Software Companies in multinational work environments (including overseas work exposure). She obtained her B.Sc. (Hons) Degree in Computing and Information Systems from the London Metropolitan University and the Master of Business Administration form the University of Wales, UK. She also possesses professional certifications from Sun Microsystems Inc.
She is a Professional Member of the Computer Society of Sri Lanka (CSSL) and a Member of the Organization of Professional Associations (OPA) – Sri Lanka.
Click here to visit Buddhini’s personal website.
 
Piyal Aponso – Freelance
Piyal Aponso is a Management Consultant (Freelance) at eSolve Business Solutions. Piyal is an accomplished business professional with 30 years of work experience of which over 20 years in the capacity of Senior General Manager/ COO in multinational and large conglomerates as well as in family held companies. Piyal has worked in six different industries such as Electrical, Electronics, Plastic, Chemical, Apparel and Flexible packaging. He has provided consultancy services for over 20 organizations on various international standards such as ISO 9001, ISO 14001, IS0 27001, ISO 45001, ISO 17025 which includes multinationals and large conglomerates. Piyal holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the Postgraduate Institute of Management – University of Sri Jayewardenepura and a Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Physics-Chemistry-Mathematics from the University of Sri Jayewardenepura. He has undergone trainings in Japan on Mechatronics and Its Applications – Asian Productivity Organization, Company-wide Problem Solving – Japan Productivity Centre and Toyota Production System (Lean) – Total Quality Management. He is also a Trainer for the Corporate Sector, Academic Institutions, Strategic Managers, Divisional Managers, Middle Managers, Supervisory and front Line staff as well as an Examiner in National Quality Awards, Asia Pacific Business Excellence Awards and Quality Circle Activities.

Iresha Aluthge – Freelance
Iresha is a Senior HR Professional with 21 years of Human Resource Management experience who has worked for several multinational organizations including Screenline Holdings (Pvt) Ltd, Eswaran Brothers Group of Companies, Rivira Media Corporation (Pvt) Ltd, Quenby Lanka Prints (Subsidiary of Brandix) and Ceylon Cold Stores.
She is a specialist consultant in Payroll Management and has vast experience handling the payroll process for large conglomerates that employ over 2000 staff members.
  
Col. Saman Jayawickrama (Retired) – Freelance
Colonel Saman Jayawickrama is a HR Consultant (Freelance) at eSolve Business Solutions. He is a retired Commissioned Officer of the Sri Lanka Army who has an illustrious career of 28 years behind him, rendering service to the Nation. He is a Chartered HR Professional at the Chartered Institute of Personnel Management – Sri Lanka (CIPM-SL) and a faculty member and Associate HR Consultant. His academic and professional accomplishments span over Diplomas from National, Commonwealth International, Post-Graduate and Master’s with areas of study ranging from General Management, Defense Management, HRM, Conflict Resolution and Peace/Reconciliation, Youth in Development and International Relations & Diplomacy.
A Chartered HR Member of CIPM – SL with a business acumen developed through various professional disciplines mastered globally and locally, he has been exposed to extreme working experiences and challenging situations when managing Human Resources & Administration functions in Military and Business Organizations over the past decade. The colonel is a professionally experienced HR practitioner for changing attitudes, beliefs, perceptions and behavioural patterns of employees/targeted people (Change Management), capable of identifying and introducing appropriate best practices of modern Human Resources Management.

Nirosha Wijerathne
Nirosha works as the Assistant Marketing Manager at eSolve Business Solutions. She has worked in the capacity of Secretary for leading Tea Export companies that belong to Hemas Group as well as W M Mendis & Co. Ltd.
Nirosha was also attached to Direct Mailing Services (Pvt) Ltd as a Data Processing Assistant.