Gavashkar has over 20 years of experience in ICT Development programs and initiative, involving diverse stakeholder groups local and international, where he has been instrumental in implementation in successful rollouts of National level projects such as Nenasalas, the 1000 Telecentre programme, Electronic Document Attestation System for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Public Wi-Fi initiative and many more. He is giving leadership to number of programs/projects at ICTA which are impactful to Government organizations and the Citizens. He has also been involved in some of the key infrastructure development projects for government organizations which includes building Secure Network Infrastructure and introduction and deployment of systems & solutions to enabling effective and efficient services within organizations and to better serve citizens. Some of the projects that he involved were recognized in local and International platforms, number of occasions. Currently, he is heading implementation of a Cross Governmental programs such as Document Management and Workflow Solution for the government organizations, an Integrated Land Management System for improving property registration processes in Sri Lanka, and Video Conferencing Solution for the Government Organizations. Gavashkar holds MSc in Project Management. Prior Joining ICTA, Gavashkar worked at Keells Plantation Management Services (Pvt) Ltd for five years involving ADB funded program and rollout of IT systems.