As President of the Students’ Union, Mishan is responsible for leading the Exec Officer team and ensuring the student voice is heard at a university, local and national level by lobbying and campaigning. The President is the key communicator between the Union, the University, the NUS and external stakeholders.





Mishan Wickremasinghe

Mishan is a 22-year-old MBA student from Cardiff. He completed his bachelors' degree in Marketing with first class honours and is currently completing his MBA (Master of Business Administration) alongside his work as President of the Students' Union. 

During his time at USW, Mishan received the Zorba Applied Excellence Award for collaboration in industry and won the Cardiff Business Club Award 2017. Outside of University, Mishan loves travelling, exploring new cultures and trying new foods.


"Innovating a better Union for our future

  • Improving the visibility of the Students' Union on all campuses.
  • Create CV boosting employability opportunities that encourage skill development and networking.
  • Ensure the SU is transparent in everything it does. 


“I decided to stand for President as I had previously have been involved with the SU as a Course Rep and Student Voice Representative (SVR). I really enjoy the social and networking aspect of the SU, it brings students together, regardless of their background. The best thing for me is meeting new faces and hearing everyone's stories.


   Mishan works from the Cardiff, Newport and Treforest SU Offices, drop in and say hello or send a quick message to arrange a meeting!