Dr. (Mrs). E. Ayoma Sumanasiri

Dr. (Mrs). E. Ayoma Sumanasiri

B.Com. (Special-International Trade) (SJP); MBA (Colombo); PhD (Swinburne – Australia), CIMA-UK (Passed Finalist)

Contact

ayoma@sjp.ac.lk

Teaching Interests
• Business ethics
• Corporate governance and Corporate social responsibility
• International investments and economic development
• Cross- cultural leadership

Research Interest
• Ethical issues in management
• Sustainability leadership
• Corporate social responsibility and Corporate governance
• Regional integrations and international business
• Not-for-profit and small business management

Publications – Peer Reviewed Journals 

  1. Pandithasekara, D.N.; Sumanasiri, E.A.G.; Perényi, Á. (2023) Exploring the Impact of Sustainability Control Systems on Employees’ Green Creativity: The Mediating Role of Psychological Empowerment and Sustainability Learning Capabilities. Sustainability 2023, 15, 4806. https://doi.org/10.3390/su15064806
  2. Sandanayaka,S.T.D., & Sumanasiri, E. A. G. (2021). Does Gender Representation at Decision Making Levels Matter for Better Financial Performance of Local Licensed Commercial Banks in Sri Lanka?. Asian Journal of Economics, Business and Accounting, 21(7), 32-49. https://doi.org/10.9734/ajeba/2021/v21i730400
  3. Vidyaratne, R. T., & Sumanasiri, E. A. G. (2021). Challenges and Opportunities for Sri Lankan Exporters in the German Market: A Specific Reference to the Electrical and Electronic Sector. Asian Journal of Economics, Business and Accounting, 21(4), 118-133. https://doi.org/10.9734/ajeba/2021/v21i430375
  4. Sumanasiri, A., & Chandrarathna, P. (2021). Micro-Finance as a Triggering Mechanism for Empowering Women’s Entrepreneurship in Sri Lanka. Archives of Business Research, 9(2), 70-86. https://doi.org/10.14738/abr.92.9675
  5. Sumanasiri, A. (2021). Exploring Barriers to International Trade Faced by Sri Lankan Exporters to the Indian Market. Advances in Social Sciences Research Journal, 8(2), 1-32. https://doi.org/10.14738/assrj.82.9661
  6. Sumanasiri E.A.G (2020). Sustainability as an Important Tool in Organisational Management: A Review of Literature, Journal of Scientific Research and Report, 26(8): 11-33, https://doi.org/10.9734/jsrr/2020/v26i830293
  7. Sumanasiri E.A.G (2020). Value-Based Organisational Leadership:A Literature Review, Journal of Economics, Management and Trade, 26(4): 92-104, https://doi.org/10.9734/jemt/2020/v26i430259
  8. Sumanasiri E.A.G (2020). Impediments to Intra-regional Trade in South Asia: A Stakeholder Perspective, Journal of Economics, Management and Trade, 26 (4): 21-36, DOI https://doi.org/10.9734/jemt/2020/v26i430245
  9. Vidyaratne R.T and Sumanasiri E.A.G (2020). Foreign Missions’ Role in Promoting International Trade:  Empirical Evidence of Sri Lankan Foreign Missions Promoting Electronic Exports in Germany, Journal of International Business Research, 13 (7): 173-188, DOI:10.5539/ibr.v13n7p173
  10. D. G. E. K. P. K. Dambagolla and Sumanasiri, E.A.G (2020). Passenger Satisfaction with the Quality of Service Offered at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA), Asian Journal of Economics, Business and Accounting, 15 (4): 30-45,  https://doi.org/10.9734/ajeba/2020/v15i430220
  11. Sumanasiri, E.A.G (2020). Leadership Dimensions Influencing Sustainability Leadership in Sri Lanka: Mediating Effect of Managers’ Ethical Behaviour and Organizational Change, Journal of Management and Sustainability, 10 (1). https://doi.org/10.5539/jms.v10n1p113
  12. Sumanasiri, E. A. G. (2020). Exploring E-leadership Behaviour of Sri Lankan Small and Medium Enterprises. Journal of Economics, Management and Trade25(6), 1-19. https://doi.org/10.9734/jemt/2019/v25i630213
  13. Priyankara, D. T. and Sumanasiri, E. A. G. (2019). Determinants of Microfinance Loan Default: An Empirical Investigation in Sri Lanka, South Asian Journal of Social Studies and Economics, 4(3), 1-13, https://doi.org/10.9734/sajsse/2019/v4i330127

Publications – Conference Proceedings and Abstracts

  1. Dasuni Panithasekara and Dr. (Mrs.) Ayoma Sumanasiri (2023). Do Sustainability Learning Capabilities Play a Mediation Role When Sustainability Control Systems Meet Employees’ Green Creativity?; CMA Research Symposium (CMARS) the Institute of Certified Management Accountants of Sri Lanka on 30th October 2022 was Awarded as the Best Presentation in the Track III and Overall Best Presentation in the conference.
  2. S A D K Jayasingha and E A G Sumanasiri (2022). Factors Affecting Online Purchasing Behavior of Young Generation: Special Reference to Undergraduates of State Universities in Colombo District; 11th International Conference on Management and Economics, Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka on 04th of August 2022.
  3. Irushi Madurangi and Ayoma Sumanasiri (2020). Effects of Sustainability Reporting Practices on Firm’s Financial Performance in the public listed manufacturing companies in Sri Lanka, 2nd Commerce Research Symposium, Department of Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka, p. 9 (ISSN: 2714-1675)
  4. Deshani Jayasingha and Ayoma Sumanasiri (2020). Factors Affecting Online Purchasing Behavior of Undergraduates of University of Sri Jayewardenepura: An Empirical Investigation, 2nd Commerce Research Symposium, Department of Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka, p. 11 (ISSN: 2714-1675)
  5. Subhashi Gangani and Ayoma Sumanasiri (2020). Effects of Consumer Satisfaction and Loyalty on Online Repurchase Behavior, 2nd Commerce Research Symposium, Department of Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka, p. 18 (ISSN: 2714-1675)
  6. Sathya Nilaweera and Ayoma Sumanasiri (2020), Influence of Green Marketing Function on Corporate Image: Validation Testing Between Demographic Variables, 2nd Commerce Research Symposium, Department of Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka, p. 19 (ISSN: 2714-1675)
  7. Prabhavi Chandrarathna and Ayoma Sumanasiri (2020). Micro-Finance as a Triggering Mechanism for Excelling Women Entrepreneurship in Sri Lanka, 2nd Commerce Research Symposium, Department of Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka, p. 21 (ISSN: 2714-1675)
  8. Sameera Amarasiri and Ayoma Sumanasiri (2020). Influence of Information Technology Infrastructure and Information Systems on the development of E-tourism in Sri Lanka, 2nd Commerce Research Symposium, Department of Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka, p. 22 (ISSN: 2714-1675)
  9. Oshan Bulugahapitiya and Ayoma Sumanasiri (2020). Implication on Sustainability Through Execution of Entrepreneurship, 2nd Commerce Research Symposium, Department of Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka, p. 27 (ISSN: 2714-1675)
  10. Omali Ananda and Ayoma Sumanasiri (2020). Influence of Employee Engagement in Improving the Corporate Social Responsibility of Garment Sector of Sri Lanka, 2nd Commerce Research Symposium, Department of Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka, p. 28 (ISSN: 2714-1675)
  11. Nikeshala Malshani and Ayoma Sumanasiri (2020). Impact of Health and Safety Level of Employees on Improving Firm’s Productivity, 2nd Commerce Research Symposium, Department of Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka, p. 29 (ISSN: 2714-1675)
  12. Saumya Sandaruwani and Ayoma Sumanasiri (2020). The Effect of Transformational Leadership and Job Satisfaction on Employee Performance in Sri Lanka Garment Industry, 2nd Commerce Research Symposium, Department of Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka, p. 30 (ISSN: 2714-1675)
  13. Tiffany Sandanayaka and Ayoma Sumanasiri (2020). Does Gender Representation at Decision Making Level Matter for a Better Financial Performance in Local Licensed Commercial Banks in Sri Lanka?, 2nd Commerce Research Symposium, Department of Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka, p. 31 (ISSN: 2714-1675)
  14. Chathura Madhuranga and Ayoma Sumanasiri (2020). Employee Outcomes with regard to Intimacy, Trust and Attitudes, 2nd Commerce Research Symposium, Department of Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka, p. 40 (ISSN: 2714-1675)
  15. Sumanasiri, E.A.G. (2019). Leadership dimensions influencing sustainability leadership in Sri Lanka: Mediating effect of manager’s sustainable thinking and organizational change, 16th International Conference on Business and Management (16th ICBM), Monash University, Melbourne, Australia (12th – 14th December 2019).
  16. Sumanasiri, E.A.G. (2019). E-leadership of Sri Lankan Small and Medium Enterprises, 16th Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce (FMSC) Research Symposium, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka (20.11.2019).
  17. Rashmika Dilrukshi & Ayoma Sumanasiri (2019). The Effect of Deposits and Loans on Financial Performance of the Listed Commercial Banks of Sri Lanka, 1st Commerce Research Symposium, Department of Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka, pp.7-12 (ISSN: 2714-1675)
  18. Shermila Janendra & Ayoma Sumanasiri (2019). Factors influencing job satisfaction and employee turnover in the apparel industry, 1st Commerce Research Symposium, Department of Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka, pp.13-18 (ISSN: 2714-1675)
  19. Sumanasiri, EAG, Selvarajah, C and Perenyi, A (2016), Sustainability leadership of Sri Lankan managers: exploring dimensions influencing sustainability leadership, Australian Association for Professional and Applied Ethics (AAPAE), Adelaide, Australia.
  20. Perenyi, A, Laferriere, R and Sumanasiri, EAG (2013), Horizontal versus Vertical extension: A new approach to cross-cultural leadership research, ‘International Business cooperation, competition and coopetition in Asia’, Academy of International Business Southeast Asia Regional Conference (2013 AIMSEAR), Indonesia.
  21. Sumanasiri, EAG (2011), Succeeding in the Indian market: Exploring the critical factors in market performance, International Conference on Business and Management (8th ICBM), University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka.
  22. Sumanasiri, EAG and Fazeela, JA (2009), Factors impeding effective performance in a borderless market: with specific reference to South Asian regional trade integration, 4thInternational research Conference (4th IRC), University of Colombo, Faculty of Management and Finance, Sri Lanka.

Books and Chapter

  1. Sumanasiri E.A.G. (2021), Corporate Sustainability Leadership During the COVID 19 Period, Sandesha Publishers, ISBN 978-624-5417-13-1
  2. Sumanasiri, E.A.G (2020), Sustainability Leadership – Theory and Practice, Sandesha Publishers, ISBN 978-624-5417-14-8
  3. Sumanasiri, E.A.G (2020), The Fundamentals of Corporate Sustainability, Sandesha Publishers, ISBN 978-624-5417-12-14
  4. Sumanasiri E.A.G (2020) Organisational Sustainability: A Literature Review. Modern Advances in Geography, Environment and Earth Sciences Vol.1, pp 124-147, Print-ISBN Number: 978-93-90149-92-6, E- ISBN Number: 978-93-90149-93-3
  5. Sumanasiri E.A.G and Priyankara D.T (2020) Microfinance Loan Default in Sri Lanka: A Case Study of Matugama Division. In Insights into Economics and Management Vol.1, pp 118-134, Print-ISBN Number: 978-93-90149-73-5, E- ISBN Number: 978-93-90149-32-2
  6. E. Ayoma Gayathri Sumanasiri (2020). An Examination of Business Leadership in Sri Lanka, LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing, Deutschland, Germany, Online book publication: ISBN: 978-620-2-51609-9.

Publications in Professional Journals/Magazines 

  1. Sumanasiri, E.A.G (2020), Poverty alleviation during COVID-19 pandemic and the role of multinational enterprises, http://www.ft.lk/columns/Poverty-alleviation-during-COVID-19-pandemic-and-the-role-of-multinational-enterprises/4-707690 , 19 October 2020.
  2. Sumanasiri, E.A.G. (2020), Are-we-being-sustainable-during-the-pandemic-recall-for-corporate-sustainability-during-the-pandemic, http://bizenglish.adaderana.lk/are-we-being-sustainable-during-the-pandemic-recall-for-corporate-sustainability-during-the-pandemic/, 9 October 2020.

Research Grants and Consultancy work

  •  2018: POLITICAL ECONOMY ANALYSIS; Small and medium enterprise sector with a special focus on Social Enterprises in Uva and Central Provinces – The project is jointly implemented by Chrysalis Sri Lanka and the British Council Sri Lanka (BC).

Google Citation Impact

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