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Nathan Sivagananathan

Atman Holdings

Nathan is a successful strategist, entrepreneur, investor and innovator from Sri Lanka. He currently runs his multi-family office in Singapore, covering investments in South Asia and South East Asia. He is the Co-Founder of Hatch Sri Lanka’s first integrated accelerator and incubator which supports the development of entrepreneurship and small businesses and also serves as a Venture Partner at Patamar Capital. Prior to moving into the private equity, venture capital and entrepreneurial space, Nathan served as Chief Growth Officer and board director at South Asia’s largest apparel tech company - MAS Holdings responsible for generating new business and growth through innovation, investment and autonomation. Nathan also sits on various boards of leading listed corporates in insurance, investment, financial services, and real estate. He is a member of YPO, and a 2015 Eisenhower Fellow and has been ranked no.1 in the top 40 under 40 CEOs in one of Sri Lanka’s leading business magazines.

Education, Personal, and Fellowship

Nathan holds a BSc, with Honors, in engineering management from the University of Hertfordshire, United Kingdom. He went on to complete his Executive Education at the Columbia University and Harvard Business School.

Nathan engages in a multitude of philanthropic and entrepreneurial initiatives ranging from health infrastructure development to encouraging entrepreneurship. He co-founded the Colours of Courage Trust and Trail to raise funds to uplift cancer treatment infrastructure in Sri Lanka and has walked the length of Sri Lanka twice in 2011 and again in 2016, raising over US$14 million to build cancer facilities in the North and South of Sri Lanka through Trail.

Nathan is a member of Class 23, serving his fellowship at Atman Holdings under mentorship of Chamath Palihapitiya, CEO of Social Capital.