Senior Executive Chef
Chanaka Fernado is a renowned Senior Executive Chef based in London, UK. With an impressive culinary background and a passion for creating exceptional dining experiences, Chanaka has made a significant mark in the culinary world. His expertise extends across various cuisines, and his commitment to excellence has earned him a distinguished reputation.
Born in Sri Lanka and holding British citizenship, Chanaka Fernado has always been immersed in diverse cultural influences. He honed his culinary skills through formal education and hands-on experience. He received his culinary training at prestigious institutions and holds a portfolio of degrees and certifications, demonstrating his commitment to continuous learning and professional development.
As the Owner and CEO of Three Flavors Restaurant and Jet Catering Service in Banbury, United Kingdom, Chanaka leads a team dedicated to delivering exceptional dining experiences. Under his guidance, these establishments have become renowned for their innovative menus, exquisite flavors, and impeccable service.
Prior to his entrepreneurial ventures, Chanaka served as the Executive Chef at Buddha Bar London, where he played a pivotal role in elevating the restaurant's reputation as a premier destination for world-class cuisine. His creativity, attention to detail, and ability to create harmonious flavor combinations have delighted countless discerning diners.
In recognition of his culinary expertise, Chanaka Fernado serves as a Global Ambassador representing Sri Lanka for Ambassadors of Taste Global Gastronomy, an international culinary organization promoting cultural diversity through gastronomy. Additionally, he holds the esteemed position of President of the World Association of Master Chefs Sri Lanka, where he plays a vital role in shaping the culinary landscape in the country.
Furthermore, Chanaka is the Director of CT Trading (Pvt) Ltd, one of Sri Lanka's most reputable recruitment companies, connecting talented culinary professionals with exciting opportunities worldwide. Through this venture, he actively contributes to the growth and development of the industry.
Founder of CT TRADING
Mr. Chandimal Thushantha is a highly successful entrepreneur known for his ambition, self-confidence, and innovative approach to business. With a diverse range of ventures under his belt, he has made a significant impact in industries such as construction, travel and tourism, import and export, and foreign recruitment. His entrepreneurial journey showcases his remarkable determination and business acumen.
Mr. Chandimal Thushantha obtained a Higher National Diploma from the Ceylon German Technical Training Institute, laying a strong foundation for his entrepreneurial pursuits. His educational background provided him with the necessary technical skills and knowledge to embark on his business ventures with confidence.
In 1999, Mr. Chandimal Thushantha embarked on his entrepreneurial journey by establishing a small construction enterprise. Through sheer dedication and hard work, he successfully navigated the challenges of the construction industry, building a reputation for delivering quality projects on time.
Driven by his innate drive for growth and diversification, Mr. Chandimal Thushantha expanded his business interests to the Travel and Tourism sector. His innovative ideas and strategic thinking enabled him to create unique and memorable travel experiences for his clients.
Recognizing the opportunities in the global market, he ventured into Import and Export, establishing strong international networks and facilitating the seamless exchange of goods and services across borders. This expansion further solidified his position as a versatile and astute entrepreneur.
Mr. Chandimal Thushantha's exceptional business acumen led him to enter the Foreign Recruitment industry. By connecting skilled professionals with employment opportunities abroad, he played a significant role in empowering individuals and contributing to the growth of various sectors worldwide.
Company Secretary at CT TRADING (PVT) LTD
Nimesha Senevirathne is a highly accomplished professional with extensive experience in the finance sector. As the Company Secretary at CT TRADING (PVT) LTD, she plays a pivotal role in ensuring the smooth functioning of the company's operations. With a strong background in banking and finance, Nimesha brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to her role.
Nimesha holds the prestigious "IABF" (Institute of Bankers of Sri Lanka) certification, a testament to her commitment to professional development and excellence in the field. Her educational background, combined with her practical experience, equips her with a comprehensive understanding of the financial landscape.
With over 8 years of experience in the finance sector, Nimesha has developed a deep understanding of various financial processes and regulations. Her expertise spans areas such as financial planning, risk management, and compliance. Through her dedication and attention to detail, she has successfully contributed to the growth and stability of CT TRADING (PVT) LTD.
As the Head of Recruitment Operations, Nimesha Senevirathne oversees all aspects of the company's recruitment processes. Her meticulous approach ensures that CT TRADING (PVT) LTD attracts and retains top talent, matching skilled professionals with exciting career opportunities. Her expertise in finance allows her to identify candidates who possess the necessary skills and qualifications to excel in the industry.
Social Media and Marketing Manager
Manusha Dimbulpitiya is a highly skilled Audio Engineer with over 10 years of experience in the entertainment industry. With a passion for creating captivating soundscapes and a keen eye for marketing, he brings a unique blend of technical expertise and creative vision to his role. Currently, he serves as the Social Media and Marketing Manager at CT TRADING (Pvt) Ltd, where he utilizes his diverse skill set to drive the company's online presence and brand awareness.
As an Audio Engineer, Manusha has an impressive track record of working on various projects across the entertainment industry. From live events and concerts to studio recordings , he has honed his craft and developed an acute understanding of sound production techniques. His ability to capture and enhance audio quality has earned him a reputation for delivering exceptional results.
In addition to his audio engineering expertise, Manusha serves as the Social Media and Marketing Manager at CT TRADING (Pvt) Ltd. Leveraging his creative skills and understanding of digital platforms, he develops and implements strategic marketing campaigns to elevate the company's brand presence and reach a wider audience. Through effective social media management and targeted marketing initiatives, he contributes to the growth and success of the organization.
Manusha is an active participant in the culinary industry as the Treasurer and Operation Manager at the World Association of Master Chefs Sri Lanka. In this role, he ensures the smooth functioning of the association's operations and supports its mission to promote culinary excellence. His dedication to the culinary arts and his ability to manage operations make him a valuable asset to the organization.