Chairman, Executive Director
Presantha Jayamaha is a Sri Lankan entrepreneur and investor with over 16 years of leadership experience in a broad array of industries, including software services, real estate development, construction, and the leisure industry.
His executive roles include the capacity of Co-Founder & Director of Pyxle International. Presantha has led the company’s growth from its nascent beginnings to its position as an industry leader today.
Among his other roles, Presantha is an avid investor in key industries and strategic companies, where he sits on other boards in a non-executive role to serve in formulating and supporting long term vision. He is also currently the President/Board Director of the American Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM) in Sri Lanka.
Adam Cyrus joined Tavistock Group in 2011 and is Vice President of Finance and Investments. Adam is responsible for sourcing, analysis, execution, and oversight of public and private company investments. He has had involvement with a variety of investments within the Tavistock Group portfolio and is a member of the Board of Directors of RoundPoint Financial Group and 25 Capital Partners.
Prior to Tavistock, he co-founded Redan Capital Partners, a private equity firm, after prior positions in private equity with Trivest Partners and investment banking with Harris Williams & Co.
Mr Cyrus holds a BA in Economics from Yale University.
Anthony has experience in funds management, corporate finance, tax, accounting and finance. Anthony currently works as an investment manager for a private equity firm as well as providing consulting services and acting as a non-executive director on a number of boards.
Marek is co-founder and COO at Gravie where he is responsible for developing and deploying operational strategies and technology frameworks as well as overseeing the finance, legal and compliance functions of the company.
Prior to founding Gravie, Marek was co-founder and head of operations at Bloom Health where he was in charge of all operations including, technology, the call center, account services, legal, and compliance. Prior to founding Bloom Health, Marek worked at Best Buy Mobile where he managed the implementation of a new e-commerce platform for selling mobile phones online. Prior to working for Best Buy Mobile, Marek was the director of operations and one of the earliest employees at RedBrick Health. Marek started his career at Deloitte where he spent 10 years working with Fortune 500 companies on developing and implementing their enterprise application strategies. Additionally, Marek was involved in leading Deloitte’s regional enterprise applications practice and was responsible for knowledge development, staff mentoring and business development.
Marek earned his bachelor’s degree in economics and computer science from Macalester College.
Anura De Alwis
Anura De Alwis is Chief Executive Officer of Pyxle and drives the company’s strategy and execution. He joined Pyxle in 2019, bringing more than 25 years of technology industry leadership and executive management experience.
Prior to Pyxle, Anura served as General Manager of Pearson Lanka, a fully owned subsidiary of Pearson plc, where his focus on product innovation, software engineering, improved operational efficiency, and execution led to significant company growth from less than 200 employees to 900+ employees over his tenure.
Anura possesses experience in business transformation, IT advisory, strategy formulation, professional services delivery, governance and IT service management functions across Australia, Europe, USA and Asia, serving multinational companies such as Telstra, Hewlett Packard, Nokia, TABCORP, British Telecom, Verizon and Singapore Power.