Deputy Executive Director
(cum) Senior Manager - Programmes
Sankhitha Gunaratne is a graduate of the Faculty of Law, University of Colombo, attorney-at-law and a Chevening scholar with a Master of Arts in Corruption and Governance from the University of Sussex. She has experience in legal practice in company and tax law and has worked with multiple governance-related civil society organisations prior to joining TISL.
An anti-corruption advocate with years of experience pushing for transparent, accountable and participatory governance in Sri Lanka, she specialises in right to information, election campaign finance, public sector integrity, private sector corruption and international asset recovery, having been an ardent advocate for policy and legislative reform in these areas. Her past work spans from project management to advocacy and community training.