We are thrilled to announce the appointment of Gehan Dias as General Manager at Calcey. Gehan joins us after having served as General Manager of LSEG Technology (part of the London Stock Exchange Group). Formerly known as MillenniumIT, LSEG Technology is one of the best-known success stories in the Sri Lankan IT ecosystem, having grown from a startup into is a leading provider of mission-critical, high-performance, high-availability systems to the world’s financial markets, culminating in an acquisition by the London Stock Exchange.
Gehan has spent almost 20 years managing large teams and delivering complex, multi-year enterprise projects. Aside from his time at MillenniumIT, he also founded one of the first mobile app development agencies in Sri Lanka – Appwolf – providing mobile app development services to clients around the globe. He holds a BA in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from the University of Oxford.
Calcey’s CEO Mangala Karunaratne said, ‘We are thrilled to add Gehan to our team as we prepare for a period of aggressive growth. Despite the current challenges in the business climate, we expect the technology sector to thrive and perhaps even gain new momentum as digitization becomes a priority for all businesses. Gehan’s many years of managing complex projects and teams within a rapidly growing company are an ideal complement to our growth plans”.
Gehan said, “I’m delighted to join such an outstanding technology company just as it is about to enter its next phase of growth. Calcey has a 17-year track record of excellence in the software industry and I’m looking forward to helping it to reach new heights.”
Welcome on board Gehan!