Pushpanie Subasinghe obtained her Master’s degree from the University of Toledo, Ohio, USA and her Bachelor’s degree (Hons) in Mathematics specializing in Business, Finance and Computational Mathematics from the University of Colombo. Just after completing her undergraduate education she joined MAS Holdings as a Planning Executive. She then joined the Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Science at the University of Colombo as an Assistant Lecturer with the ambition of completing her postgraduate studies until she left the country for her Master’s degree.
Upon successful completion of the Master’s degree she returned to Sri Lanka and joined APIIT in the capacity of a Lecturer. Over last 11 years she has been lecturing all mathematics and statistics related modules from foundation level to degree level. Currently she is a part time lecturer attached to the Computing School. Her research interests are in the field of optimization, financial mathematics.