Welcome to PIMA

The Postgraduate Institute of Management (PIM), one of the pioneering providers of an MBA, MPA or equivalent qualification, is now widely recognized for high quality management education across Sri Lanka. The alumni of PIM are the members of PIM Alumni Association.

While you will enjoy the benefits of a great program during your MBA experience, it is important to remember that you are part of something much larger. PIM alumni play leading roles in organizations around the world and are uniquely committed and responsive to each other, the institute and students. Relationships forged during your MBA experience with classmates, faculty, and alumni become lifelong bonds.

We stand behind excellence

PIMA membership consists with different stakeholders representing different industries and management levels in the business management fraternity in the island, including professionals, entrepreneurs and influencers. PIMA ExCo consists with a selected set of voluntary members from different capacities, who like to contribute towards the development of PIM and the related fraternity. PIMA always was and continue to be a key pillar behind PIM which support to sustain its excellence.

Message from the Patron

Excellence as Essence

We produce thought leaders to the nation. PIM has been in the forefront in breeding such leaders with character and competence. They are equipped with cutting-edge knowledge and complementary skills needed to perform in both private and public sectors alike. In producing them with clarity and commitment, PIM has always been a centre of excellence in management education with its winds spreading beyond Sri Lanka. Excellence is all about being exceptionally good.

Create your own legacy

PIMA is a hub of professionals, entrepreneurs, influencers in the business fraternity in Sri Lanka. It creates a knowledge sharing hub while focusing on innovation and performance excellence. A typical value will be added to the members through the exposure they acquire through this network while enhancing their diversified knowledge.

Executive Committee

Different levels of experience, exposures and disciplines are visible with the PIMA executive committee. The profiles of each executive member is illustrated here.

Denzil Perera


Denzil Perera: obtained his MBA (Merit) from PIM, B.Sc. -Marketing (Hons) from the University of Sri Jayewardenepura and Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing from CIM (UK). He is a Brand and Business Strategist, Consultant. He is a senior lecturer...

Shiranthi Theverapperuma

Vice President

Shiranthi Theverapperuma, obtained her MBA in 2013. She is currently, the Head of Finance & Control of Ceylon Oxygen Ltd (MNC). She counts over 22 years of expertise in the field of Business Finance and was attached to...

Jayalal Hewawasam

Immediate Past President

Jayalal Hewawasam obtained his MBA in 2008. He is a Chartered Marketer and a Fellow Member (FCIM) of The Chartered Institute of Marketing, UK. He holds the Advance Diploma in Chartered Insurance Institute (UK) and a Fellow Member...


Leading a “Leader-breeding” Entity – Reminiscences in Retrospect

7:00 pm

PIMA AGM 2021/22

PIMA office

6:30 pm


No 28, Lesley Ranagala Mawatha

8:00 pm

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