ERIC WIKRAMANAYAKE, PH.D
CHAIRPERSON & DIRECTOR
Eric has over thirty years of experience working in biodiversity conservation in Asia. He is an
expert in protected areas management, species conservation and climate-change integrated
management plans and data analysis. He was formerly a Senior Conservation Scientist for the
WWF, a research associate at the Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C. and a visiting
lecturer at the University of Colombo. Eric has a PhD in Ecology from the University of California, Davis.