PETER D’ALMEIDA Managing Director/Chief Executive, N-able,

Peter D’Almeida is the Managing Director and Chief Executive of N-able, a company he founded in 2008 with 12 others, which today employs over 200 people, to provide technology-enabled business solutions; ‘connecting people and things, with insight, for an efficient and intelligent world’.

Before his involvement with the IT industry, Peter was a banker. During this time, he also served as the Treasurer of the Ceylon Bank Employees’ Union where he was actively engaged in championing worker benefits for its employees nationwide.

While his diverse career spans nearly three decades in the banking, advertising, and IT industries, Peter has enjoyed a parallel career in the Arts, as an actor and a director. He has starred in plays, television dramas, and films.

Today, Peter has gained traction as a public speaker for a variety of forums across the education, business and technology sectors. Through his speeches, Peter has focused on the importance of creativity and the need to push past the narrow boundaries that confine our personal, professional and political lives. This was also the theme at Peter’s keynote at TEDx Colombo 2017, where he urged the audience to think differently about the future – their own as well as of the nation.

Peter is an alumnus of the INSEAD School of Business.