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Lahiru Pathmalal

Co-Founder & CEO of Takas.lk

Lahiru Pathamalal is an active entrepreneur who has built the Online shopping platform ,Takas.lk in 2012. While holding the title of CEO and Co- Founder of Takas.lk , he is assigned as the Co Ambassador at Seedstars in April 2019 and as the Director of People`s Bank in 2019 February. He is also a member of National Steering Committee , Innovation & Entrepreneurship Strategy for Sri Lanka at the Ministry of Development Strategies and International Trade. Meanwhile , he had some other interesting memberships such as Board Member at Lankan Angel Network and Member of the Innovation & Entrepreneurship Strategy Working Group. He was the Program Coordinator at International Center for Ethnic Studies and lectured on International Relations as a visiting lecturer at University of Colombo. He has also worked as the consultants at SLFP-Manajana Wing and Institute of policy Studies (IPS) respectively. His profile also carries the valid experiences as a Research Analyst at Center for Conflict and Peace Studies , Journalist at The Island Paper and Child Care Assistant at Fig Tree Pocket Early Childhood Education Center. He has started his career as an Intern for Councilman Jim Craft at Balitmore City Council.