Chathura Ekanayake is an Associate Director / Architect at WSO2. He is a member of the WSO2 Solutions Architecture team providing consultancy for customers on integration related projects. His main technical interests include distributed systems, integration technologies, and workflows. He has contributed to the architecture and development of many open source and WSO2 projects including Apache Synapse, Apache Axis2, WSO2 Enterprise Integrator, and the Ballerina programming language project. He is also a committer of the Apache Synapse project.
Chathura holds a first-class BSC (Hons) degree in Computer Science and Engineering from the University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka and a Ph.D. from Queensland University of Technology, Australia. He has been a speaker at various academic and business conferences including the International Conference on Business Process Management and WSO2Con. Chathura teaches as a visiting lecturer at the University of Moratuwa and delivers guest lectures at University of Peradeniya and University of Colombo.
Chathura, Associate Lead - Solutions Engineer - currently works in the Solutions Architecture team at WSO2. During the course of his career at WSO2, he has also been involved in the research and development of WSO2 App Factory. Prior to joining WSO2, Chathura worked on designing and implementing enterprise solutions related to the banking industry, obtaining experience on working with different technologies such as IBM, Oracle, Microsoft middleware and near-field-communication (Sony Felica based) platforms.