Vijith Welikala is a retired army Commando Major of the Sri Lanka Army and he was trained in various places all around the world, including the USA Rangers, as well as the Indian, Pakistani, and British Army Training teams to later become a qualified para-glider and a certified corporate coach. He is the current president of the ex-Commando legion and immediate past president of the Sri Lanka Security Service Providers Association (SLASSPA). As a leader in the security sector, he was appointed as Sri Lanka Chapter President of the Asia Pacific Security Association (APSA).