Mr. P W Sarath graduated from University of Moratuwa in 1983 in the field of Electrical Engineering. He has a wealth of experience over three decades in the Telecommunication industry due to his long-span career in Sri Lanka Telecom holding key positions from Engineer to Chief Office until his retirement. Presently, he is engaged in academic work as a Senior Academic Fellow and a Visiting Lecturer in addition to his private consultancy work.
He is a Fellow member, a Chartered Engineer of the Institution of Engineers, Sri Lanka (IESL), and a Senior Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers, USA (IEEE). He is a Council member of IESL since 2017 and presently holds the position of Vice President of IESL for consecutive three years. He was the Education Committee Chair for two sessions and is currently the CPD Chair of IESL.