NewsApril 26, 2020

The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands Appoints Rasika Ruhunuarachchi as Director of Engineering

The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands has welcomed Rasika Ruhunuarachchi as its Director of Engineering.

Born and raised in Sri Lanka, Rasika brings over 22 years experience in the hospitality industry. He commenced his new assignment with The Ritz-Carlton Maldives on 1st April, 2020.


Rasika’s recent employment was with Fairmont Maldives Sirru Fen Fushi, where he held the role of Director of Engineering. Prior to this, he worked with one of the luxury resorts in the Maldives, Checal Blanc Randheli by LVMH Hotel for almost five years.

Previously to this, Rasika also held a number of senior technical management positions in various resorts and private companies in the field of power generation and marine engineering including Oman Marketing & Services Co. (OMASCO), Cummins Maldives (IESS), Thudufushi Island Resort Maldives and Sri Lankan Navy.

Whilst working at Sri Lankan Navy for ten years, Rasika gained a great deal of technical experience in this company in terms of multitasking and working in a fast paced environment.

Rasika has secured technical training courses relevant to Engineering in UK, Oman, Italy, Singapore and his native Sri Lanka.