Dulith Herath

He may be the firecracker founder/CEO of Kapruka, but needs a shot of espresso to kickstart his engine every morning.

Feisty Hutch

Sri Lanka’s smallest telecom operator counts its losses and quietly plans for a silent revolution that could dethrone the princes of the sector

The Audacity and Downfall of Vanik

Vanik was a trailblazer of innovative financial instruments when it issued Sri Lanka’s first listed debenture twenty years ago. The company was decades ahead of its time and overconfidence led to overleveraging. Its star quickly burned out.

Affordable Biometrics

A team at Yahoo Research Labs – including Sri Lankan Senaka Buthpitiya – is adapting The low-resolution scanning capability of a smart phone’s touchscr een to work reliably as a biometric scanner