Mrs Shirani Wanniarachchi is a past student of Ananda Balika Vidyalaya in Colombo 10 and graduated from Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (ICASL) in 1987. She became an Associate member of ICASL in 1998 and a fellow member of ICASL in 2004.
She served in the capacity of Director(Finance and Supplies) at Sri Lanka Standards Institution, Director(Finance) at Consumer Affairs Authority, Deputy General Manager Finance at Development Lotteries Board before joining SLPA in the year 2006. Shirani has a proven track record of managing successful finance functions in Sri Lanka. Being Director(Finance) of SLPA in the year 2006 to date she plays an integral role in providing financial and strategic insight to the leadership team of SLPA.
She was also served as a Director of Jaya Container Terminal (JCT) Limited, Sri Lanka Port Management & Consultancy Services Limited (SLPMCS) and at present serving as a Director of Magampura Port Management Company (Pvt) Limited (MPMC).