Dinesh has Bachelors of Science in Electrical Engineering from University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka and an MBA in Information Technology, Masters of Science in Artificial Intelligence from the University of Moratuwa Sri Lanka. Currently, he has completed MPhil at the University of Moratuwa. He has over 20 years of experience at various organizations like Pearson (Lanka) and Virtusa on data technologies. He was Microsoft Most Valuable Professional for 10 years in Data Platform. He is a frequent speaker and columnist on Data warehouse, Machine Learning topic at many popular web sites/conferences / user groups.