Janaka Perera

A people’s person by nature, Janaka, a proud product of S. Thomas’ College, Mt. Lavinia, has had a rich history of investing in customer experiences. Armed with a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Cardiff Metropolitan University in UK, Janaka is well equipped to manage any challenge thrown at him.

As shown by his 22 years in Sales, Marketing, Audit and General Management over his years spent in the corporate sector, Janaka has gained a robust understanding on the demands and interests whilst creating apt models of value-added delivery systems to a diverse portfolio of customers.

A team player by heart, Janaka has greatly invested in the “humane factor” of all aspects of the commercial industry, allowing him to establish the eCommerce platform – Aartzy, which focuses on providing a platform to showcase talents and skills of local creators assisting them in venturing beyond the local market and into the international arena.

“I am a marketer, a human resource guy, an entrepreneur, a philanthropist, a loving husband, a caring father and a good friend” Janaka states his passion for the arts fuels this opportunity he has been given to single-handedly give back to the underrated dexterity of that of an artist.