Heminda is a serial innovator. He was selected as an Eisenhower Fellow for year 2020 Global Program. He cofounded Jendo Innovations – a medtech startup and Thuru, a GreenTech initiative, and is also a director of Effective Solutions – an IoT startup. In early 2017, Heminda started Mora Ventures, University of Moratuwa based startup incubator which has launched 25 startups within its first year. In 2018, he co-founded Venture Frontier Lanka, Sri Lanka’s first integrated startup platform focused on the development of the complete startup life-cycle. Heminda has a Bachelors in electronics and telecommunication engineering from University of Moratuwa and has worked over a decade in Dialog Axiata and Axiata Group especially in new product innovation area with consultancy experience in Malaysia, Bangladesh and Cambodia.