Janaki is IS&T Manager for Network Operations – Global at Rio Tinto.
Janaki has a Bachelor of Engineering degree specialized in electronics and telecommunications. Prior to joining Rio Tinto Janaki had a successful career in the IT sector in Sri Lanka. She migrated to Australia in 2005 and joined Rio Tinto as a network engineer. During her time at Rio Tinto, Janaki held number of roles which range from project commissioning work in Pilbara, leading the support for telecommunication infrastructure in autonomous operations and managing the global network operation. All these roles required significant collaboration and influencing skills with stake holders and technological partners/vendors. Janaki currently manage the global network operations to lead the support transition required for digital transformation.