Rosh Jayawardena

Managing Director, North America

Rosh Jayawardena

Managing Director, North America

  • Location North America, New York
  • Team Global Leadership

Roshan joined the business in 2015 and leads the Elliott Scott HR business in North America. He focuses on recruiting for senior HR placements across Finance, Professional Services, Tech, FinTech, E-commerce, Media, Entertainment, Luxury Brands and Retail. Roshan is a customer-focused HR professional with 15 years’ experience in both HR and Recruitment. Beginning his career as an HR generalist, he pivoted to recruiting HR professionals. Roshan set-up a recruitment desk in Sydney focusing on HR talent across Australia, South-East Asia, and the Middle East. He then relocated to the United States 8 years ago to grow Elliott Scott HR's presence in North America.

He holds a bachelor’s degree in Human Resource Management and Psychology (University of Wollongong, Australia), and a Labor Law and Relations Certificate (University of Sydney, Australia).