Cofounder and CEO, IronOne Technologies and BoardPAC
Lakmini Wijesundera has over 20 years of experience in technology management and enterprise software development, and is the Cofounder and CEO of IronOne Technologies and BoardPAC. Operating globally across 15 countries, the business has successfully collaborated forming international partnerships with leading companies in the telecom sector such as Maxis in Malaysia, Robi Axiata in Bangladesh, SingTel in Singapore and XL Axiata in Indonesia.
Lakmini has been recognized numerous times for her success. In 2016, she was the recipient of the Special Award in recognition of Unique Entrepreneurship and Achievement in the field of exports by the National Chamber of Exporters (NCE) of Sri Lanka. In 2015, Lamini received the Entrepreneur of the Year, Exporter of the Year and Gold Award in the large company category at the Entrepreneur Awards organized by the Women’s Chamber of Industries and Commerce (WCIC). In 2014, the Computer Society of Sri Lanka (CSSL) awarded Lakmini Female ICT Leader of the Year, and she was included in Echelon Magazines’ list of the 50 Most Powerful Women in business in Sri Lanka.
In addition to her role, Lakmini is also a board member of Give2Lanka, a nonprofit organization. Her work includes creating awareness among the corporates and individuals on the avenues to donate to impactful and well-managed charitable projects.
Lakmini has a Bachelor of Science degree in Electronic Engineering and Computer Science from University College London, University of London, United Kingdom and a Master of Science degree in Communications and Signal Processing from Imperial College London, University of London, United Kingdom.
“My vision is to bring Sri Lanka global recognition for being highly capable in the field of IT innovations. My contribution toward this objective is to pave a trailblazing path through my efforts with my company IronOne Technologies, which has the vision to create globally impactful and recognized IT software products with a strong and highly successful global presence.” Lakmini Wijesundera, Cofounder and CEO of IronOne Technologies and BoardPAC.