Nishad Wijetunga

An avid wildlife enthusiast for as long as he can remember, Nishad enjoys spending his free time in Sri Lanka’s national parks. When not in the national parks, he is the Managing Director of Wayfarers Ltd a local Destination Management Company, which under his guidance, operates as a recognized sustainable entity.

Nishad’s unique position as nature lover, conservationist and travel professional enables him to identify and work on problem areas related to tourism and sustainability. His aim is to ensure that tourism in Sri Lanka is conducted in a sustainable manner with best practices exercised at all times. To this end, he spends time getting involved in educating stake holders on the importance and benefits of creating a sustainable tourism industry.