Meet our team

Learn about our team and culture

We are a team of dedicated professionals, ready to do what ever it takes to make your education grow

Mr. Keerthi Jayasuriya
Chairman / CEO of the Scholar Group of Companies

BSc Hons Engineering - Bath University (UK)
Graduate Diploma in Technology Management (Deakin University, Australia)

Mrs. Ruckmalie Jayasuriya
Directress / Chief Counsellor

Senior advisor to clients in a government organisation

Mrs. Priya Barnes
Consultant

Bachelor of Business (Australia), Full Member of The Australian Society of Certified Practising Accountants (CPA), Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (FCMA) UK.

A Sri Lankan Australian national, Mrs Priya Barnes is a Director of the Scholar Group of Companies. She has worked as a Senior Accountant and Manager / Budget Controller in large companies in UK and Australia.

Dr. Dinuk Jayasuriya
Consultant

A Sri Lankan Australian national, Dinuk holds a PhD in Economics from the Australian National University and a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Melbourne.  He is a Director at Australian based Red Elephant Group, and between 2013 and 2016, has led projects in Afghanistan, the Philippines, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Malaysia and Bangladesh for the Australian government and the Asian Development Bank.  In Australia, Dinuk held full-time roles with PricewaterhouseCoopers, ANZ Bank and the World Bank Group.  Dinuk remains a Visiting Fellow at the Australian National University.

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