Our Team

We are a diverse team with different backgrounds – and this is an integral part of what makes us special. With a mix of experience and dynamic youth, we are driven and passionate about showcasing Sri Lanka to you. So, rest assured we’ll be more than willing to answer all your queries and help you have a one-of-a-kind travel experience. Here at Steuart Holidays, we make your dream holiday work!

Heshan Gunaratne
General Manager
Heshan fell in love with Sri Lanka while travelling around the country during his childhood. Being a dynamic individual by nature, a career in the tourism industry served as the perfect job. Backed by a sound sporting background he has now become the driving force behind the success of Steuart Holidays. During his free time, he likes to explore new areas of this magical island.
Shakthie Warnapura
Manager
Having travelled the lengths and breaths of this magical island; Sri Lanka, Shakthie believes in providing an exceptional service to the guests. Beginning his professional career as a swimmer and a water polo player, his paths crossed towards Tourism over a decade ago. With a rich knowledge in tour planning, his greatest strengths lie in people management and the ability to negotiate the best deals for the guests, offering a great value for money experience.
Nicola Algama
Tour Executive
As someone with a passion for travel, to meet new people and a keen interest in customer service, Nicola has found herself a dream job in the travel industry. With 4 years of experience in the industry so far, she continues to help many travellers from across the globe fulfill their dreams of a great vacation. An avid nature, wildlife and a culture lover, Nicola is also an accomplished Ballet Dancer.
Udari Karunarathne
Junior Tour Executive
With proficiency in Chinese, Hindi and English languages, Udari started her tourism career over 4 years ago. Easily engaging with people to enhance their travel experience, she works tirelessly to provide the best service and loves the fact that tourism is a satisfying and a fulfilling sector which allows her to truly live her life and to learn interesting facts. She enjoys reading, dancing and learning history during her free time and names Dambulla, Pasikuda and Ella amongst her favourite destinations in Sri Lanka.
Hashan Ranasinghe
Tour Executive
Being in the travel industry for more than 5 years, Hashan, ‘YB’, as he is fondly known, is a lover of sports, wildlife and art. A former Finance Executive, joined the travel industry looking for an interesting change in his career and loves the fact that tourism has provided him the opportunity to meet new people and to stretch his range of contacts. His strong sporting background makes him a brilliant team player and has made him an integral part of the Steuart Holidays team. Hikkaduwa, Nuwara Eliya and Trincomalee are amongst his favourite destinations to visit in Sri Lanka.
Dinuki Gunasekara
Tour Consultant
With a passion to help someone’s dream holiday turn into a reality and a belief that tourism is more a lifestyle than a career, Dinuki stepped into the travel trade. She likes to travel, read books and watch movies during her free time and has a keen interest in history, culture and nature. She rates Haputale, Trincomalee and Galle as her favourite destinations in Sri Lanka.