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Vice President - HR Transformation
Dialog Axiata PLC

Ms. Rekha Weerasooriya is the Vice President – of HR Transformation at Dialog Axiata PLC the premier communications service provider in Sri Lanka. She has over 23+ years of experience. Rekha has handled multiple roles including Customer Experience B2C & B2B, HR & is a Transformation Specialist. She was selected as an Axiata Champion, the top 0.5% elite performer amongst the Axiata Group.

Rekha is a Certified Happiness Coach from the Berkeley Institute of Well-Being, California. She has been training young professionals for over 20 years; is a Certified trainer from the City & Guilds UK. She successfully completed a residential General Management Development Programme "Leadership in the Digital Age", at INSEAD Business School, Singapore. She emerged as one of the top 3 learners in the cohort in the Harvard AXcelerator" Advancing Next-Gen Leaders" development programme by Harvard Business Publishing Corporate to develop the leaders at Axiata Group Berhad. She is a certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt professional and holds an MBA from Buckinghamshire New University UK.

Rekha also represents as a Lecturer, Speaker, Panelist, and Jury member. Is also on the CX Network Advisory Board and 12th Edition ACEF Global Customer Engagement Forum and Awards 2023.

World HRD Congress 2018 awarded her "100 Most Influential Global HR Leaders Award" and "100 Top Global Training & Development Minds". Sri Lanka Leadership Awards 2020, CMO Asia & World Women Leadership Congress awarded the "Sri Lanka's Women Leaders" award, and the "Most Influential HR Leaders in Sri Lanka" endorsed by the CHRO Asia and presented by The World Federation of HR Professionals 2020 & "Asia's Women Leaders" Award by World Women Leadership Congress 2021.

Women in Management (WIM) in collaboration with Women at Work a partnership between the International Finance Corporation (IFC and the Government of Australia, awarded "Leadership in the Field of HR & Diversity Sector" at the Top50 Professional & Career Women Global Awards - Thirteenth Edition" 2023.