ICT veteran Kanchana Thudugala appointed as Chief Operating Officer at Epic Lanka

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Epic Lanka Chief Operating Officer Kanchana Thudugala

Epic Lanka, the Sri Lankan pioneer in Digital Transformation and Fintech, recently welcomed Kanchana Thudugala as their Chief Operating Officer. In this pivotal role, Kanchana will oversee the quality assurance and delivery of Epic’s suite of 22 solutions.

With an illustrious career spanning 25 years, Kanchana’s journey began in 1998 as a Programmer, marking the inception of his deep-rooted expertise in the ICT industry. His career flourished at the Information and Communication Technology Agency of Sri Lanka (ICTA), where he was the Chief Digital Government Officer. During his tenure, Kanchana spearheaded numerous national-level digital initiatives, including developing and implementing enterprise solutions for Government Institutions, Government Networks, and Cloud infrastructure. His knowledge and insights have contributed significantly towards formulating strategies to implement digital transformation in state enterprises.

Reflecting on his appointment, Kanchana remarked, “The pace of technological innovation is reshaping our future faster than ever imagined. I have been impressed with Epic’s achievements over the past 25 years in revolutionising Sri Lankan lives with innovative products and solutions. With Epic’s unwavering commitment to quality and delivery, I’m excited about the journey ahead to elevate Epic’s world-class offerings to new heights.”

Epic Lanka Managing Director and CEO Viraj Mudalige emphasised the strategic significance of Kanchana’s appointment stating, “At Epic, our strategic leadership is driven by the commitment to delivering maximum value for our clients. This entails delivering top-notch solutions, maintaining impeccable quality standards, meeting deadlines consistently, and fostering continuous innovation. Kanchana’s wealth of experience and expertise adds tremendous value to the Epic leadership team. We eagerly anticipate his contributions to enhancing the productivity and efficiency of Epic.”

Kanchana holds a master’s degree in IT from the University of Moratuwa and is professionally qualified in Project Management from the Project Management Institute, USA. His academic achievements and extensive industry experience position him as a key driver in Epic Lanka’s journey towards sustained excellence in digital transformation.