Priantha has over 39 years of management experience, both in the private and in public sectors in Sri Lanka. Expertise in the fields of; Tourism, Employment Services, Hotel Management, Marketing, Manufacturing, Exports, Export Production, Civil Engineering works in the Construction industry, Agriculture, Livestock Development and Imports and Sales.
One of his key strengths is strategic planning. Instrumental in planning and implementation of a National Sourcing and Delivery System for Employment in Sri Lanka, encompassing modern employment services based on best practices, acclaimed as a highly successful project in Sri Lanka by the UN.
He has carried out consultancy assignments in Tourism, Employment Services, Marketing and preparation of feasibility studies and project reports to attract foreign investment/ Donor funding into Sri Lanka and project evaluation and assessment. He has an MSc Degree from the University of Surrey, UK.