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About Us

Creative Software is a pioneer and leader in Sri Lanka’s software industry. We specialize in building and managing dedicated teams of software engineers and provide project-based software development and maintenance services.

We have over two decades of experience building high-performing dedicated teams in Sri Lanka for international clients and we know what it takes to succeed in software outsourcing.

Whether you are looking to extend your in-house software teams, or need assistance in developing, quality assuring, managing or supporting your applications, we can help.

Today we work for clients around the world and across sectors: Construction, Logistics, Manufacturing, Retail, Finance, Healthcare, Hospitality, Mobile Workforce, Enterprise Search, Telecommunications, CRM, eCommerce and eLearning.

Working with us, our clients are able to quickly build and retain relevant domain expertise, improve their agility and become more profitable.

Meet our founders

Sushena Ranatunga


Sushena has been a director and operational manager of Creative Software since the commencement of operations in 1999. He is the founder of Four Corners Lanka, Sri Lanka’s leading software web and e-commerce application development company, and he is a director of Cambio Software Engineering Pte Ltd.

Sushena has been working in the IT Industry in Sri Lanka and overseas since 1989 as a programmer, analyst programmer, systems analyst, project coordinator, consultant and technical director.

He holds a Master's degree in Information Technology from Keele University.


Jonas Bridgwater


Jonas has been a director of Creative Software since its inception.

He has been working in Sri Lanka’s IT Industry since 1998 when he arrived as the managing director of IFS' newly established R&D centre in Colombo. During his tenure the development centre grew to employ over 700 software professionals, becoming one of the
largest software companies in Sri Lanka.


Senior Management

Damitha Liyanage

Software Engineering Director

Damitha has almost 15 years of experience in management, analysis, design & development and delivery of software applications. He is an Honors graduate in Information Systems from Manchester Metropolitan University, U.K. more...

Channa de Silva

Software Engineering Director

Channa has more than 20 years of experience as a software professional. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Electronic Engineering from UK and an MBA from the University of Colombo. more...

Tharindu Thundeniya

Application Management Director

An alumnus of UCSC, Tharindu ‘s interests are in solving Big Data analytics and Information retrieval problems with distributed computing solutions. He is currently involved in delivering Big data processing and analytics solutions. more...

Dharshana Jayawardena

Software Engineering Director

Dharshana manages a large team of a Swedish healthcare company. He has more than 15 years of experience in various organizations and holds a B Sc in Information Systems from the UK. more...

Shehan Karunaratne

Information Service Director

Shehan has been at Creative for almost a decade. He oversees all information services infrastructure within the organization and heads the Microsoft Fast project. Shehan is an alumnus of University of Wales Institute, Cardiff UK. more...

Our People

Our people are the force behind our success.

We employ some of the most talented software professionals in Sri Lanka and regularly recruit the top graduates from Sri Lanka’s leading universities.

Our engineers are respected for their competence, creativity and loyalty. We have a shared enthusiasm for building great software and take pride in contributing to the evolution of our clients’ software applications.