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R. A. Fernando - Archway Publishing. Battaramulla, , LK

R. A. Fernando

Chairman/CEO | Global Strategic Corporate Sustainability Pvt.Ltd.

Battaramulla, SRI LANKA

Become relevant, twenty-first-century, science-led, sustainability-mindset leaders dedicated to saving the planet.



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Dr. R. A. Fernando has been an executive in residence at the INSEAD Business School since 2010 and is a visiting faculty member of the INSEAD Advanced Strategy for Directors program and the Aspiring Directors program. In 2010, Dr. Fernando received a US copyright for his work at Cambridge University for the concept of strategic corporate sustainability. In November 2015, he published Strategic Corporate Sustainability: 7 Imperatives for Sustainable Business (Partridge), based on his work at Cambridge University. In 2017, he created the ILA Future Directors program for the Institute Luxembourgeois des Administrateurs, which set the foundation for the Twenty-First-Century Board Leadership Model, which was created on June 17, 2020, and the Twenty-First-Century Board Leadership Model MasterClass©, which was launched by ILA in Luxembourg in September 2020. Today, the MasterClass is building a new cadre of twenty-first-century leaders in Luxembourg, Ireland, and Sri Lanka and is to be expanded to many nations as a key supplement to the existing knowledge of leadership who want to be relevant twenty-first-century leaders. The book Twenty-First-Century Leadership to Fight the Code Red for Business is the culmination of this journey to build future-ready twenty-first-century leaders. Dr. Fernando is the chairman and CEO of Global Strategic Corporate Sustainability Pvt. Ltd., Dr. Fernando is deeply committed to and passionate about creating a cadre of twenty-first-century, science-led, sustainability-mindset leaders to make an impact on the code red for humanity and business.

Industry Expertise (5)

Renewables and Environmental

Environmental Services



Management Consulting

Areas of Expertise (4)

Strategic Corporate Sustainability

21st Century Leadership Strategy

21st Century Board Leadership Model

21st Century Board Leadership Model Masterclass

Accomplishments (1)

‘21st Century Board Leadership Model-MasterClass’© (professional)

In April 2020, he created for the Institute of Directors of Luxembourg which is currently run in Luxembourg, Ireland and Sri Lanka

Education (3)

European Business School: Doctor of Business Administration Degree 2016

University of Cambridge: Master of Studies in Sustainability Leadership i 2014

INSEAD Business School (France): Advanced Management Program 2010

Executive in Residence since 2010

Affiliations (1)

  • Dr Ravi FERNANDO serves on the Boards of Dilmah Ceylon Tea Company, Aitken Spence Plantations Ltd, UN Global Compact, LOLC Holdings, Ceylon Graphene Technologies Ltd, Ceylon Asset Management and Global Strategic Corporate Sustainability Pvt.Ltd.