Shevan Goonetilleke

President and Chief Operating Officer
Shevan

Shevan is the President and Chief Operating Officer at WSO2. He is responsible for the global operational execution of the company.

Shevan joined WSO2 in 2013 as Director of Engineering where he managed engineering efforts for several integration products including WSO2 Enterprise Service Bus, WSO2 Identity Server, WSO2 Message Broker, and WSO2 Business Process Server. He later moved into an operations role as Vice President of Global Operations where he was responsible for optimizing operational execution and driving the company towards profitability.

Shevan has over two decades of experience in both software and telecommunication companies. Prior to joining WSO2, he worked for Deutsche Telekom UK, where he managed delivery and deployment of mobile digital products across the T-Mobile footprint in Europe. Before Deutsche Telekom, he worked for Virtusa Corporation, where he rose through various technical and management positions in Sri Lanka, USA, and UK, and spent several years leading large technology programs for global clients with responsibility for revenue, growth, and delivery. He has a bachelor's degree in Computing and Information Systems from Manchester Metropolitan University, UK and an MBA from the University of Sheffield, UK.