He is a BSc (Hons) science graduate passed out from Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka in 2014 and has been specialized in Environmental Science and Natural Resource Management. He joined NCPC in 2015 and involved in construction and commissioning of wastewater treatment plants. He is presently working as a consultant for EU Switch Asia funded project "Resource Efficient Supply Chain for Metal Products in Building Sector in South Asia" (METABUILD) and Green House Gas Quantification. Tharindu is also a ISO 14001: 2015 EMS and ISO 50001 EnMS systems development consultant. Tharindu was selected as a UN fellow for winter school on Sustainable Consumption and Production in 2016.