Mr. Suran Fernando obtained his BSc. (Honours) degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Moratuwa in 2002. He is a Chartered Engineer in the field of Building Services Engineering. He further received Green Associate Professional status in 2015 from the GBCSL. Currently, he serves as a Council Member of the Engineering Council Sri Lanka (ECSL).
He has been representing the Council of the Institution of Engineers Sri Lanka (IESL) since 2018 to date. Mr. Fernando was the Chairman of the Building Services Engineering Sectional Committee (BSESC) of IESL for the sessions 2018/19 and 2019/20. He also serves as a Forum Member of the Organization of Professional Associations (OPA) representing IESL.
Currently, he is employed at the Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology (SLIIT) as the Head of Facilities Management.