Anakan started his career in 2001 as an Accountant in Srilanka after graduating from The Charted Institute of Managements Accountants of U.K as Management Accountant. In 2003, he migrated to Canada to continue his career in finance and accounting. Since then he has held various mid to senior management positions with various companies (including Canada Post, TTC, Therapure Bio Pharma and Algonquin Power and Utilities) in different industries.
Anakan has a bachelors’ degree in Civil Engineering from University of Moratuwa, Srilanka and a Charted Professional Accountant (CPA/CGA).
In addition to his passion for accounting, Anakan also enjoys spending time with his family, playing cricket and badminton and volunteering with the community.