Shanka De Silva is the Operations Manager at the Australia India Institute and a HR and business management generalist with over nine years experience in multi-national organisations and local groups with international exposure. His expertise extends to both strategic and general business management dimensions.
Before his current position as the Office Manager for the Australia India Institute, Shanka’s most recent postings were as an HR Consultant (Policy & Research) at the University of Melbourne Business Centre (Administrative Divisions) and as a Human Resources Manager at Holcim Lanka Ltd. He graduated from the University of Delhi in Industrial Relations & Human Resources Management and successfully completed a Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management from the University of Colombo in Sri Lanka. He is also a Certified Professional Member of the Australian Human Resources Institute (AHRI).