Dr. Dayan Rajapakse established ESOFT Computer Studies Pvt Ltd in the year 2000 which now operates as ESOFT Metro Campus. He is currently the Managing Director of the ESOFT Group and is also involved in conducting lectures for a variety of subjects for MBA, BCS and BIT programmes. Educated at the prestigious Maliyadeva College in Kurunegala, Dr. Rajapakse had an early interest in IT which led him to complete the BCS professional qualification before entering the Medical Faculty at the University of Colombo where he obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Medicine. He also holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Advanced Software Engineering from the University of Westminster (UK), an MBA from London Metropolitan University (UK) and an Honorary Fellowship from Kingston University (UK).
Dr. Rajapakse has held many positions at the Computer Society of Sri Lanka (CSSL) over the years and is the immediate Past President of this organisation. He has also served as the President of the South East Asia Regional Computer Confederation (SEARCC).