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Monday March 4th, 2024

ParentPay Sri Lanka: Transforming Education with Technology

Dilshan Gamampilla – Managing Director of ParentPay Sri Lanka| Ian Tufts – Group Chief Technical Officer of ParentPay

In an era where technology plays an increasingly integral role in education, ParentPay Sri Lanka, a division of ParentPay Group, is at the forefront of shaping the future of educational technology globally. As a leading edtech company in Europe, ParentPay Group has recently expanded its horizons with the inauguration of a new office in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

Dilshan Gamampilla, Managing Director of ParentPay Sri Lanka stated, “There can be few more motivating areas to work in than edtech. The technology we provide schools plays a crucial role in supporting them in delivering an outstanding educational experience to their students. We make it easier for them to run a great school. We reduce the time and resources required to do this so this can be focused on learning. We are building a team of highly skilled software engineers who will support innovation at ParentPay and the delivery of its mission to advance the use of technology in schools globally. We have already proven our ability to build a great team by winning the ‘Great Place to Work – 2023’ Award, which is just the beginning of our journey towards excellence in the future.”

ParentPay Group is a leader in edtech, specializing in critical Management Information Systems (MIS) and payment solutions for a wide array of educational institutions internationally.

One of ParentPay Group’s most noteworthy accomplishments is its leadership and innovation in creating secure, cashless economies within schools. By offering innovative online payment solutions, income management tools, and efficient dinner money administration services, the company is the leading provider in the UK. It’s here that ParentPay has earned the trust of a significant majority of schools across 200 local authorities. Now four million parents are using the platform for secure payments covering meals, clubs, trips, uniforms, and more.

What sets ParentPay Group apart is its unwavering commitment to innovation and the continuous evolution of its offerings. The company is investing significantly in research and development, keeping them ahead of emerging customer needs.

Ian Tufts, Group Chief Technical Officer stated, “I believe that in the fast-moving landscape of technology, the most successful companies will always be those willing to invest in innovation and committed to building great teams focused on this challenge. With the help of ParentPay Sri Lanka, we are positioned well to continue our leadership in edtech.”

ParentPay Group consists of several market-leading brands, including SIMS, ParentPay, Cypad, Schoolcomms, Reading Cloud and UNIT-e. These brands offer a comprehensive range of solutions, from online fee payment and school meal management to management information systems, online library management systems, parental engagement solutions, and more.

ParentPay Group is creating a brighter future for education through the transformative power of innovation and its dedication to enhancing the educational experience for students, parents, and educators alike. In a world where technology is reshaping the way we learn, the company’s commitment to innovation, excellence, and empowerment is shaping the landscape of education for generations to come.