Asoka Dissanayake

Asoka Dissanayake

Strategist at Verizon Wireless Business Ventures

Startupbootcamp FinTech London Mentor

Asoka has over ten years’ experience in strategy, operations and finance functions at Fortune 500 companies in the U.S. Asoka’s specialties include mCommerce, payments, commercial diligence and strategy (growth, entry, competitive, product). Asoka started her career as an electrical engineer and has held various roles at Verizon Wireless Business Ventures, PayPal Corporate Strategy & Corporate Development, Deloitte, Texas Instruments, McKinsey and Golden Gate Capital. Asoka has an MBA from The Wharton School and a bachelors in Computer Engineering from Purdue University.

Asoka used to work with start-ups to explore partnership and investment opportunities and enjoy staying connected with innovators. Asoka is able to provide assistance on the following 1. Strategic questions 2. Entry into U.S. markets 3. Getting connected to Silicon Valley