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Satchith Kurukulasuriya

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Satchith Kurukulasuriya

“Owing to technology, I believe the time is ripe to re-imagine economies where all working-class employees have equal access to capital and financial services.”

Based out of Sri Lanka, Satchith is a principal at Patamar driving the firms Operations, Portfolio management and investments in India. Satchith started his career at Intel Corporation UK as a Geographical Business Analyst for the multinational semi-conductor manufacturer working with markets in Europe Middle East and Africa.

Subsequently, he moved to Sri Lanka and worked in the capacities of a Financial Analyst, Operations Lead and Corporate Strategist for two of the leading apparel manufacturing companies in Sri Lanka with a global presence across South and South-East Asia, Africa and the United States. Aggregating a decade of experience in the industry Satchith has been in operational and strategic teams that led the company’s expansion efforts to countries such as Ethiopia, Kenya, Indonesia, Mexico and Bangladesh.

Satchith started his career at Intel Corporation UK as a Geographical Business Analyst for the multinational semi-conductor manufacturer working with markets in Europe Middle East and Africa.

Satchith holds a Masters in Industrial Economics, Entrepreneurship and Finance from the London School of Economics, UK and has completed his executive education in Private Equity and Venture Capital at Harvard Business School. He has a bachelor’s degree in Business Management and Finance from the Aston University, UK. He is also trained and certified in Lean management.

Satchith was the recipient of the LSE award for Enterprise Development in 2015 and has received certification on entrepreneurship by LSE Entrepreneurship.