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.