Lasantha De Silva, MBA, MA, DIMM

Lasantha De Silva, MBA, MA, DIMM, Head of Operations

Head of Operations, Senior Lecturer

Country of Origin

Sri Lanka


Monday to Friday


Lasantha, originally from the Banking sector, had a career change to Education in 2008. He comes with a strong managerial background in South Asia, the Middle East and Europe. An alumnus of Wittenborg and University of York St. John, UK, he qualified with an MBA in Finance from the former and MA in Leadership, Innovation and Change Management from the latter. He has taught on the programmes of the UK’s London School of Economics, Herriot Watt University and Birmingham City University and Wittenborg.

Lasantha’s areas of lecturing are: Accounting, Finance, Banking and Financial Intermediation. He is also an expert in Trans-national Education, Education Management, Financial Modelling and Change Management.

Teaching Domains

Accounting & Finance

Management Accounting

Banking & Financial Intermediation

Financial Technology

Financial & Risk Management

Research Domains


Cryptocurrencies and Blockchain

Retail Banking

Industrial Domains

Business Start-ups


Education Management