Team

We are a team of engineers, researchers, and scientists with unique interdisciplinary skills ranging from design and hardware, to software. We work very hard to conceptualize and develop experience-centric and technology-driven products and solutions.
  • Dr. Suranga Nanayakkara

    Co-Founder/R&D Advisor

    Assistant Professor and Founder of Augmented Human Lab at Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD). Winner of the MIT TR35 (young innovators under 35) Award for Asia Pacific. INK Fellow and Ten Outstanding Young Persons (TOYP) Awardee.

  • Sahan Hendahewa

    Co-Founder/Team Lead

    A programmer turned entrepreneur, Sahan has been working with start ups around the world for the past 6 years. Sahan has contributed to popular open source projects and authored development resources to help the worldwide software development eco system.

  • Chathuranga Tennakoon

    Tech Lead

    Has over six years of Software Engineering experiences in Java, J2EE, and related open source technologies. Prior to Cyrup, Chathuranga served at GT Nexus (MAS Holdings), Vocanic Pte Ltd, and hSenid Mobile.

  • Yeo Kian Peen

    Tech Consultant

    A tech geek, maker, and a hacker. Founder of Embodied Sensing, a tech startup that brings sensing technologies to people. His contributions to Cyrup includes his skills in electronics and hardware design for volume manufacturing.

  • Nimesha Gunawardena

    Full Stack Developer

    Web Application Developer with 6 years experiences in PHP, open source technologies, Framework Angular JS, JQuery, Laravel, Mysql, MongoDB, Linux, and Magento. Nimesha served at Pyxle, One Creations, and We Are Designers from the 2010 to 2016.

  • Chanaka Singhabahu

    Research Engineer

    Equipped with a keen interest the field of electronics, Chanaka is from the Department of Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering at University of Moratuwa. He currently works as a research affiliate at Cyrup in the electronics and prototyping division.

  • Tharindu Kaluarachchi

    Research Engineer

    Tharindu studied Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering at University of Moratuwa and completed work experience at Augmented Human lab in Singapore. Tharindu is helping with electronics and prototyping work at Cyrup.

  • Udari Jayasekara

    Project Manager

    Udari is engaged in project management at Cyrup. She has studied Computer Science in University of Colombo. Udari is a certified scrum master and has prior experience in project management and business analysis.

  • Shashika Weerakkody

    Associate Software Engineer

    Shashika is a trainee software engineer at Cyrup and an undergraduate at NSBM.

  • Chamod Weerasinghe

    Research Affiliate - Electronics & Prototyping

    Chamod pursues Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering at university of moratuwa. He joined Cyrup as a research affiliate after completing the industry placement at Augmented Human Lab, SUTD. He's currently involved with prototyping electronics at Cyrup.

  • Buddhishan Manamperi

    Research Affiliate - Electronics & Prototyping

    Buddhishan is from Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering department, University of Moratuwa. He has completed his internship at Augmented Human Lab, SUTD, Singapore. His main focus is on hardware & firmware development.

Alumni

Gihan De Silva, Nikeshala Fernando, Shane Oorloff and Dilani Katugampola