Shan has over 17 years of experience in Software Industry. He has served more than 10 years in Mobile Computing and played a key role in engineering products, which has won many local & international awards. Other areas of his interest are Font Technology, Mobile Security and IoT.
He serves as an External Advisor to the ICT Agency of Sri Lanka addressing local language issues in various platforms (Sinhala and Tamil languages on Windows, Mac, Android, iOS) since 2006.
Shan has been a Juror of mBillionth Award Grand Jury at the South Asian Mobile Conference in 2010/2011.
He has been commended at the GSMA Global Mobile Awards in 2007 and awarded winner of GSMA Asia Mobile Innovation Award for best mobile application or content in 2006. He is also BCS (British Computer Society) Gold Award winner in Communication Applications Category in 2005.
Shan is a Lecturer at the Informatics Institute of Technology and has a Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science from Bharathidasan University, India.