SLASSCOM Annual General Meeting 2017 was held on 30th June where the new Board of Directors and General Council was elected for the term 2017/18. Ruwindhu Peiris will lead the organization as the newly elected Chairman for the term 2017/18.


Kandy IT/BPM Week

Kandy IT/BPM week - An initiative to build regional skill capacity to support the growth of the country’s IT/BPM industry was launched on 4th May 2016 togehther with the national and event partners. In a move to create a much-needed IT/BPM capacity, the Industry is advocating the creation of regional cities and bring about inclusive growth in the country. Kandy IT/BPM Week is one such initiative, which will be held from10th to 12th of June 2016, organized by SLASSCOM, supported by the Export Development Board (EDB), Information and Communication Technology Agency of Sri Lanka (ICTA)...


Sri Lanka IT and BPM Sector Compensation and Benefits Study 2015 Now Available

The SLASSCOM-PwC compensation bench-marking report published is part of SLASSCOM’s initiatives to promote the workforce talent within the industry whilst also helping disseminate latest talent management practices in order to enable local companies to be globally competitive. In-depth information and insights on compensation, benefits and practices in the IT and BPM industry were evaluated in the survey. The survey is available for purchase at the SLASSCOM corporate office. For inquiries please call 114062223-7

National Outsourcing Association CEO Kelly Hallard visits Sri Lanka

With the motive of bringing about the opportunity to partner with the IT/BPM industry in the UK, SLASSCOM together with the Export Development Board (EDB) successfully concluded a highly interactive and engaging session on 15 February at the Kingsbury Hotel, featuring Kelly Hallard, CEO of NOA and Director of European Outsourcing Association (EOA).  She joined an industry visit to Orion City, Virtusa, WNS, HSBC, Codegen, Calcey and also had the opportunity to see the Sri Lankan built electric super car at Trace Expert City, VEGA.   Picture: WNS Global Services Sri Lanka...

SLASSCOM Industry Leadership Awards

SLASSCOM Industry Leadership Awards were awarded to individuals recognizing their outstanding contributions towards driving SLASSCOM’s objectives for 2022- $5 billion in revenue, 200,000 jobs and 1000 start-ups in the IT/BPM industry. Awards winners were, Channa Manoharan (PwC), Hasith Yaggahavita (99X Technology), Hariharan Padmanaban (Xcendent), Subramaniam Muralidharen (Sampath IT), Omar Fatha Rally (Tellida) and Shehani Seneviratne (99X Technology). The Chairman's award, was awrded to Madu Ratnayake (Virtusa), in appreciation and recognition of being an inspirational leader...

SLASSCOM Appoints New Board 2015/2016

SLASSCOM elected the baord for 2015/2016 at the AGM held on 4th September 2015. The board consist of key industry leaders and decision makers to drive the IT-BPM industry to be the number one industry in Sri Lanka. Find more at

IT Industry bags 6 out of Top 20 Great Place to Work in Sri Lanka Awards: Sets HR benchmark for the country

Six IT firms in Sri Lanka were recognized amongst Sri Lanka’s Best Companies  to work for by Great Place to Work® Institute. Congratulations to  Virtusa, IFS R&D International, 99X Technology, attune, ewiz and Millennium IT!  SLASSCOM is immensely proud of the IT industry’s presence in the top 20 and the exceptional contribution by these companies to uplift industry standards.


The IT industry is transforming Sri Lanka’s global brand image

The year’s most valuable Sri Lankan brands were recently published by Brand Finance Lanka in the latest Brands Annual publication. Virtusa, WSO2 and Millennium IT were among the top ten strongest export brands displaying their global recognition in terms of brand loyalty, software development capability and service quality. The IT industry’s presence among the top ten export brands signified the industry’s capability to compete globally in terms of brand equity and service quality. SLASSCOM companies such as Virtusa, MilleniumIT WSO2 and many others have set a global...