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Proud to be Sri Lankan

Delivering success globally

Sri Lanka is a leading emerging market destination in Asia for global outsourcing in software, IT and business process management (BPM). Its strategic geographical position in the middle of the Indian Ocean enables Sri Lanka to easily reach Asia Pacific, Europe and the Americas.

Facts about Sri Lanka

Time Zone
UTC +5:30
Languages
SINHALA, TAMIL, ENGLISH
Population
20.97 MILLION

Highlights about the Sri Lankan IT / BPM Industry

Number of Companies:

300+

Number of Employees:

60,000+

Employee Growth:

13% Year on Year

GLOBAL AND REGIONAL RANKINGS

Sri Lanka continues to rank globally and regionally as a premier outsourcing destination by international industry-related bodies.

Offshoring Destination of the Year

awarded to Sri Lanka in 2013 and 2014 UK National Outsourcing Association (NOA)

HIGHLY TALENTED SKILL POOL

Sri Lanka is, in many ways, a hidden gem for outsourcing. It is uniquely positioned to offer companies highly skilled talent and a strong business environment at very competitive costs.

A.T. Kearney Competitive Benchmarking Report

Highly educated talent base and sophisticated technical skills

A.T. Kearney Global Services Location Index 2014

The country produces close to 400,000 English-speaking, IT-literate individuals each year.

A.T. Kearney Country Competitiveness Report

Sri Lankan workers’ friendliness, creativity, and adaptability to different cultures and environments result in easy integration into foreign operating units

A.T. Kearney Country Competitiveness Report