Sasenka Abeysooriya is a skilled and passionate strategist, innovative thinker and strong communicator with over ten years of IT experience. He is experienced in a wide range of activities including; strategy, governance, enterprise architecture, portfolio, program & project management, data & information management, risk transformation and business analysis.
Throughout his career, Sasenka has worked across a wide range of industries including ICT, health, travel, marketing, advertising, government and not-for-profit. He brings specialist expertise in the higher education industry, having worked in the sector for seven years in both Melbourne and Brisbane, Australia.
Sasenka’s passion for complex problem-solving stretches beyond his professional career. Sasenka and his wife Sajanie, dedicate a lot of their time and resources for the benefit of underprivileged children and individuals who are unable to care for themselves due to illness or old age. Having more than ten years of experience in the not-for-profit sector in both management and governance, Sasenka looks for sustainable and long-term solutions whether that is through setting up computer labs for schools in remote areas or providing state of the art resources to hospitals that have limited access to critical medical equipment.
Sasenka is a non-executive advisor for AusCERT, a leading cyber emergency response team in Australasia. He is also a working group member for the higher education industry standard, Council of Australasian University Directors of Information Technology (CAUDIT) Higher Education Business Reference Model (HERM).
- LocationBrisbane, Australia
- WorkFounder & Principal Consultant, Abeygroup
- WorkHead of Australia New Zealand Mission, Global Diplomatic Council
- LanguagesEnglish, Dutch, Sinhala
- HobbiesCricket, Football, Travelling