Shehara De Silva has over twenty years of experience in international communication and marketing, having worked for over a dozen local and international brands. She is currently a Board Member at Keells Food Products PLC and Deputy Project Director at YouLead!, a USAID funded youth employment initiative in Sri Lanka. Shehara holds a BA in Archeology and Philosophy from the University of Kelaniya, a diploma from the Chartered Institute of Marketing (UK) and is a qualified Chartered Practitioner of Marketing.