Founder's Panel: Starting A Business
Founder of Colombo Cooperative, Past Manager at Microsoft
Sajani Amarasiri is an immigrant who came to America at 18 to pursue higher education. She started her career working at some of the world’s leading tech companies such as Microsoft and Amazon and specializing in operations and supply chain management. Her passion for building ventures and empowering everyone lead her to start one of the first co-working spaces in Sri Lanka in 2018, called Colombo Cooperative. She is focused on promoting equality as a core value in her community and was awarded Google IO extended Female Entrepreneur of the year in Sri Lanka in 2018. She has spoken on many stages from University of Washington in the USA to tackling topics likes diversity in design on stages in Sri Lanka.