Director General

Dr SepalikaDr S R S N Sudasinghe received her basic degree from Sri Jayawardenepura university in Sri Lanka and completed her Postgraduate Diploma in Economic Development and Masters Degree in Economics from the University of Colombo and PhD in Development Administration specializing Public Policy Management from the National Institute of Development Administration Thailand. She is a Visiting Professor in Management and Doctoral Advisor to Management and Science University Malaysia and maintain strong links and cordial relationships with many local and global academic institutions, training organizations in the field of public policy, administration and management.

Dr Sepalika has served as the Additional Director General and the Head of the School of Postgraduate Studies of  Sri Lanka Institute of Development Administration (SLIDA) before joining NSF. She is a proactive and highly professional individual who is having a sound track record of more than 30 years in the public sector in academic, teaching, research and administrative fields.

As an academic and a practitioner in the Sri Lanka public service, she contributes her knowledge in training of senior civil servants, police and military officers in Sri Lanka and aboard. She has also served as a principal consultant for several national policy formulation committees and several high-level committees of the government.

She is an award winner of Professional & Career Woman Award in 2018 for Leadership Excellence for her exceptional contributions and achievements in the field of State and Government Sector organized by Women in Management (WIM) in partnership with International Finance Cooperation –IFC - a member of the World Bank Group.



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