Shalin is the co-founder of Spa Ceylon, Sri Lanka’s leading luxury lifestyle brand, which launched in 2009, and has since witnessed exponential growth both locally and internationally. The brand that repositioned Ayurveda is now the largest Luxury Ayurveda brand in the world, with over 100 locations in 22 countries.
Under the leadership of Shalin and co-founder Shiwantha Dias, the brand continues to do exceedingly well and is recognized with several awards for its extensive product range and signature spa concept.
Shalin also serves as a group director and the head of marketing for the Janet group of companies and oversees the marketing operation of several of the largest categories in the Sri Lankan personal care industry, encompassing multiple brand portfolios and market segments.
With over a decade and a half of experience in the personal care industry and the success of his brands both locally and internationally Shalin has been recognized among the forty under 40 most influential professionals in Sri Lanka by the Echelon 40 under 40 Listing and was also awarded as one of the 10 outstanding young Sri Lankans at the TOYP awards in 2017, he was also the recipient of the business today top 30 passionate award and listed as one of the LMD, A list business people of 2018 and also awarded as one of Asia greatest brand leaders in 2019.