Power Woman of the Month
Lakmini Wijesundera was awarded the Woman Entrepreneur of the Year 2015
Lakmini Wijesundera is the Co-founder, Director and Chief Executive Officer,
Ironone Technologies (Private) Limited.
Our prestigious award winner Lakmini, has over 20 years of experience ranging from guiding the companies strategic direction to global growth and it’s innovations. As the Chief Executive Officer of Ironone Technologies (Pvt) Ltd. she oversees all aspects of Ironone business and is the driving force behind Ironone’s global success.
The key motivator for Lakmini is to create a change for the betterment and to constantly push her limits to achieve greater heights. To bring the association of premium quality recognition, and branding, to Sri Lanka in the eyes of the most powerful businesses around the globe.
Ironone Technologies has emerged to becoming a foremost IT establishment in Sri Lanka with over 120 full time professionals and with 4 global offices in Singapore, Malaysia, USA and Sri Lanka while having 15 partner offices and a global clientele that includes many of the fortune 500 companies and top 100 corporates in each of those countries. Lakmini’s strategic innovations of technology which has risen in Ironone have touched the lives of the top level decision makers such as Chairmen, Directors and C-suite members of these corporates across many verticals including Financial, Manufacturing, Conglomerates and others.
Lakmini has been the recipient of several prestigious industry recognition awards for her contribution to the Information Technology sector of Sri Lanka including the female ICT Leader of the year, by the Computer Society of Sri Lanka ( CSSL) and being selected as one of the 50 most powerful women in business awarded by the Echelon Magazine and Ironone Technologies being selected as one of the ‘most respected companies’ in the 2016 LMD business review and awards.
Prior to co-founding Ironone, Ms. Wijesundera has been engaged in several progressive business initiations. She has managed IT programs funded by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) in the field of poverty alleviation and the micro-finance banking sector. She formerly was the Manager of the Information Technology and Software Development division at Lanka Bell and was a key member of the start up Ceycom Global Communications. Lakmini has a B.Sc. in Computer Science and Electronics Engineering from the University College London, University of London and has a M.Sc. from Imperial College, University of London and her primary and secondary education was carried out at C.M.S. Ladies College in Colombo Sri Lanka.