Chani Lokuge joins SLR to lead the Asia Pacific Waste and Resources Management team
SLR are pleased to announce the appointment of Chani Lokuge to lead our Waste and Resources Management team in the Asia Pacific region. Chani will be based in our Sydney office, which will be relocating to the revitalised Sub Base Platypus site in North Sydney in late February.
Chani has 24 years’ experience in the waste management and environmental sectors working across a range of service areas including environmental impact assessment, preparation of waste management strategies, design of waste management and resource recovery facilities and technical advisory services for major infrastructure procurement. He has worked primarily in Australia (NSW, Queensland, Western Australia, Victoria, Northern Territory), however he has also undertaken assignments overseas including being appointed the Country Manager for ERM in Sri Lanka and Indonesia.
Explaining his attraction to SLR, Chani noted "I am very excited about joining a company where environmental advisory services such as waste and resource management are a core part of the company globally. The "one team" culture, global presence, industry leading waste advisory specialists, combined with strong growth plans makes SLR a great company to be part of".
SLR’s Asia Pacific Advisory Operations Manager, John Postlethwaite added “We are very excited to have Chani joining the SLR team here in the Asia Pacific region. His extensive experience, leadership qualities and terrific client relationships will be a tremendous boost to the strengths of our global team and services”
Picture from left to right: Chani Lokuge – Technical Discipline Manager for Waste and Resources Management (Asia Pacific) with Alex Campbell – Regional Sector Leader for Infrastructure (Asia Pacific)