Sampath is a HR professional with over 23 years of overall experience in the field of Human Resources in diverse industries including Manufacturing, Travel & Tourism, Apparel, BPO, IT, F&A, Retail & FMCG.
Prior to joining Pan Asia Bank he has being an independent HR Consultant to Lalan Group of Companies and Olanka Group of Companies. He held the position of Senior General Manager – Group HR Operations in Brandix Group.
He has worked for Sri Lankan & Multinational Conglomerates such as Brandix Group, Aegis Services Lanka (A member of ESSAR Group in India), Virtusa (Pvt) Ltd, AVIVA Global Services, WNS Customer Solutions Pvt Ltd, Richard Pieris & Co, Unilever and MILCO Industries Lanka Ltd.
He holds a Postgraduate qualification in Management (PIM, Sri Lanka), Diplomas in HR Management (UK & Sri Lanka). Additionally, he holds qualifications in Business Management and HR Certification from Indian Institute of Management, (IIMA.), Ahmadabad, India.
He is a Professional Member of Association of HR Professionals (Sri Lanka) and he holds the position of Treasurer and also a member of Indian Institute of Management –(IIMA), Ahmadabad, India.