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Arjuna Sirinanda Chief Executive Officer

Arjuna founded Fortude in 2012. He drives his team to focus on delivering meaningful impact to customers. He has spent over 20 years obsessively delivering customer success via enterprise solutions around the world.


Sales Leadership

Niranjan Vaidyakularatne SVP – Technology & Sales

Niranjan is an enterprise applications guru with a penchant for Infor M3. He also leads sales in North America. His knack for sculpting the right-fit solution has been honed through 17+ years global experience with ERP implementations, integrations and enhancements.

Wai Leung Yeung VP – Sales

Wai is an enterprise applications solutions polymath. He leads sales in the APAC region. He is a multi-lingual global citizen who has lived all over the world and worked with a range of customers in diverse industries.

Aaron Epps VP – Technical Services

Aaron spearheads key business development initiatives – he has collaborated with some of the brightest innovators in the healthcare industry on concepts and systems that directly impact patients.

Hemantha Rodrigo VP – Sales / VP – IT

Hemantha leads sales in South Asia & Africa. He is the champion of our cut-to-ship apparel solution Accellar as well as Infor M3 for Fashion. He has over 20+ years experience enabling fashion and other industry customers through technology.

Graham Brownlie Head of Business Development – ANZ

Graham leads Fortude’s growth in Australia and New Zealand. He brings deep understanding of creating business impact with rich corporate experience with global industry leaders.

Robert McKee VP – Industries & Change Management

Robert McKee heads sales growth in North America. With a vast knowledge and more than 20 years’ experience in the global fashion industry, Robert is well-versed in the product, industry management, and strategy aspects of the fashion software industry.


Delivery Leadership

Surangana Sarathchandra SVP – Operations

Surangana leads operations teams across innovation, solutions architecture and across the software engineering spectrum. His roots are in solutions architecting and program management – with experience at leading technical organizations in US, UK, India and Sri Lanka.

Asela Seneviratne AVP – Delivery

Asela is an expert in establishing project management best practices and governing delivery methodologies. He has more than 17 years experience leading enterprise ERP and software development projects.

Supun JayathilakeLead Solutions Architect

Supun is a Lead Solutions Architect at Fortude and brings 15+ years of solution architecture/design experience to support strategic business objectives.

Gaurika WijerathneAVP – Software Development & BI

Gaurika is an experienced enterprise software development leading the BI solutions team. He has extensive experience serving demanding customers in high-intensity business operations.

Thusitha SenanayakeHead – Managed Ser. & Software Dev.

Thusitha is an experienced software services delivery professional. He has managed diverse engagements for industry leaders across the world.

Asanga Nugawela Head – Product Development

Asanga oversees the Product Development segment of Fortude. He has worked with leading healthcare institutions in the US to develop innovative solutions.

Gogula AryalingamLead Solutions Architect

Gogula is a SQL Server MVP since 2008 and a Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert in Business Intelligence. A subject matter expert, he is passionate about lots of things data. He possesses 13+ years of industry experience designing business intelligence solutions.

Deanna EbertManager – Resource Planning

Deanna heads the resource planning team at Fortude. She has the expertise to have the right person allocated to the right job and keep projects humming along effectively.

Gishan BamunusingheCountry Manager – Australia

Gishan has been in the industry for over 7 years and currently leads Fortude’s techno-functional consulting team in the ANZ region.


Corporate Leadership

Kishan Gunawardena SVP – Strategy / CFO

Kishan is aligning Fortude for a rapid growth journey – drawing from a wealth of international business growth experience through a varied finance career from SME ventures to enabling Wall Street investment analysis operations.

Oshana DiasSVP – People Operations

Oshana’s passion is people and she brings out the best in people and make it a great place to work. She oversees overall HR operations, development & knowledge management of Fortude globally.

Shiromali Nagahawatte VP – Compliance and Legal

Shiro leads Fortude’s drive for excellence in professionalism and compliance – she is both qualified and extensively experienced in legal & corporate compliance and management.

Yusuf Isaam Head of Business Development

Yusuf heads Fortude’s lead generation, marketing and sales support team. He also works with the corporate teams on strategic planning and business growth initiatives.