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Chesalon USA
Our Team

Our Team

Vinodh Gunasekera,

B.Sc. and Master of Electrical Engineering, Rice University, DMin Dallas Theological Seminary

Dr. Gunasekera is the Founder and Principal Architect of Chesalon, USA, Inc., with over 30 years of experience in technology and Christian Education. He has worked at director levels for several global software companies, including Enron and Droplets, Inc. He has also held positions as a senior software developer for Western Atlas International and as Deputy Principal and Head of Publishing of the Colombo Theological Seminary (CTS), Sri Lanka. He has led projects in network engineering, cloud computing, and SaaS applications. His research interests include cryptography, natural language processing, and decentralization in the design of global software systems.

Mark Palmer

BA. In Economics, Rice University

Mr. Palmer has over 30 years of experience in software application development, business process optimization, cloud computing, analytics, and operational process design. He was co-developer of a database system for the US Navy to track environmental testing. He is the author and publisher of Critical Thinking Using Algorithms, currently available from online booksellers. He was the designer and publisher of AssetPage, a graphical PDF newsletter for financial advisers. He is the inventor of VizML, an XML markup language for developing high-density graphical dashboards. He co-founded Trinity Classical School of Houston, which has grown from 21 students in 2009 to over 700 students in 2021. He has served as a Managing Consultant at Safford LLC, an information security and technology consulting firm.

Malik Perera

Advanced Diploma in Business Administration, UK, Fellow of the Association of Business Executives, UK Quality Systems Auditor, International Registrar of Certified Auditors, UK

Mr. Perera has over 20 years of experience in senior management in Sri Lanka and India. He is Founder and Managing Director, Swiss Advantage Systems (Pvt) Ltd., Colombo, Sri Lanka. He is the primary designer and development architect of the eSol ISO 9000/9001 Systems. He has trained over 1000 employees in business process improvement, six sigma tools, and quality management systems.

The Chesalon Software Engineering Team

The Chesalon team has completed projects for government, commercial, and non-profit clients. 

  • The team includes software architect development leads, web UI engineers, database administrators, QA engineers, and graphics and documentation specialists. 
  • The team has extensive experience in Network and Systems Administration for Windows, Linux, Apple, Android, and iOS operating systems. 
  • The team has developed software using C++, Java, JavaScript languages, Python, Ruby, Go, Swift, Kotlin and a host of other current development stacks. The team has experience designing large-scale systems on the public cloud, including AWS and the Google Cloud Platform. 
  • The team has significant knowledge of software and network vulnerability assessment, penetration testing, and intrusion detection. Database experience includes Postgres and other SQL-related databases. The team is Experienced in software maintenance, management services, and tech support in international contexts liaising with second and third tier technology support structures.