Meet the team!

Our staff will always do their best to make your stay with us perfect.

We have a diverse and hardworking team here at Kitekuda, all dedicated to bringing you a perfect holiday. Everyone has been selected and brought together for their extensive experience and unique expertise. Our local cooks Nilanka and Rani will serve you the best local and western dishes every day, and our instructors, local and from other countries are all trained and educated by either the IKO or VDWS to guarantee a high quality of kite lessons and safari's.

Mike

MIKE CHOMLEY, OZ

Owner of Kitekuda, CEO/Managing director, IKO instructor

Avid adventure water sports fan. Mike was pioneer with Marcel in Kitesurfing ‘Dreamspot’ north of Kalpitya and, also along with Marcel, the discoverer of the Kappalady lagoon as a top class teaching and flatwater venue for kitesurfing.

Nilanka

Nilanka

Operations and cook

Nilanka is from the local Kappalady area will cook you delicious local or western food. Makes sure you are well fed and comfortably housed.

Mawfeer

Mawfeer Khan

Kite Instructor

Mawfeer was taught how to kitesurf right here on the Kappalady lagoon by none other than Kitekuda founder Mike. With Mawfeer's positive and happy energy, learning to kite from him will be quick, fun and inspiring.

Nalin

Nalin

Kite instructor

Nalin's powered kitesurf style will definitely inspire you to get out there! His patience and focus makes him a very pleasant instructor for his many students.

Chamara

Chamara

Kite instructor

Chamara is very passionate about kitesurfing, and helping others on the water. His analytical skills will guarantee a steep learning curve and can eep you progressing throughout all your lessons!

Altaf

Altaf

Kite assistant

On those busy days you'll see Althaf running back and forth to grab every kite and rescues you or your gear when needed. Always helpful, and when he's off you'll see him ripping the lagoon new school!