Prof. Chitra Weddikkara
Chairperson of Qserve Group Prof. Chitra Weddikkara Chartered Architect /Quantity Surveyor Ph.D(Law), M.Sc.Bldg. (Aust), B.Sc.Q.S. (Aust), B.Sc.B.E. (SL), A.Arch. (Aust), RAIA (Aust), FIASL, FRICS, FAIQS, FIQSSL
Prof. Chitra Weddikkara Is qualified in the fields of Quantity Surveying, Architecture, Project Management and Law. She was the Head of Department of Building Economics and the Dean of the Faculty of Architecture at University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka.
She is a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, Fellow Member of Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors, Fellow of the Institute of Quantity Surveyors of Sri Lanka, Fellow of the Sri Lanka Institute of Architects, Fellow Member of Institute of Project Managers, Member of the Royal Australian Institute of Architects, Associate member of Australian Institute of Builders, Member of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Board in Sydney, Australia and (LEADR).
She is the Emeritus Professor of the Department of Building Economics at the University of Moratuwa. She is engaged as an Advisor/Member on Construction related Disputes in the SARRC Region being the holder of a Ph.D. in Law in the area of Dispute Resolution in the Construction Industry, she counts well over 40 years of experience in the Design and Implementation in the construction industry. She is in the advisory capacity of many Governmental boards such as a member of the Procurement Commission under the Constitutional Council of Sri-Lanka , member of Construction Industry Development Authority (CIDA) to name a few.
She is also the Past President of the Institute of Quantity Surveyors, the Past President of the Institute of Architects SriLanka, was the President of the Commonwealth Association of Surveyors and Land Economists (CASLE),(a grouping of RICS members of the Commonwealth countries) .