The Team

Experienced in various markets: Japan, Malaysia, Argentina, Sri Lanka, India, Brazil and New Zealand. All our team members at VirtualTAG are dedicated to one thing - helping you succeed with your business. Every team member at VirtualTAG has had some level of success in their own respective fields before joining VirtualTAG. We are a highly motivated team who want to achieve the best and provide exceptional service and products to our clients.

  • Eparama Tuibenau

    Managing Director
    VirtualTAG Founder

    Eparama Tuibenau

    Eparama (Eps) founded VirtualTAG in Yokohama, Japan on the 1st of July 2011. Eparama has worked for various sized agencies, from a small agency in Auckland to a large advertising agency in Tokyo, Japan. Eparama brings over 14 years of industry experience and strives for perfection in everything we deliver to our partners. Eparama also has the ambition to strive for the best while keeping the 'continuous improvement' moto applied to every aspect of VirtualTAG which is derived from the Japanese saying 'Kaizen'. Eparama combines his passion for technology and helping people to build VirtualTAG.

  • Lucas Baranovic

    Senior Software Developer
    VirtualTAG Associate

    Lucas Baranovic

    Lucas Baranovic is one of our Senior Developers and has over 15 years experience in the Information Technology industry covering database administrator, web development, software engineer, and user interface design. Lucas has worked with various types of organisations over his years of experience, from being project leader/IT manager for the Argentinian Government to working as a web developer at a digital agency.

  • Samith Ganepola

    Senior Test Analyst
    VirtualTAG Associate

    Samith Ganepola

    Samith (Sam) Ganepola is VirtulTAG's Senior Test Analyst with many years of experience in the banking and business sector. Sam provides a unique advantage as a QA because Sam has prior experience as a web developer giving him the ability to understand code in a deaper level. Sam is also highly qualified with a Master of Business Administration, Bachelor of Science with Special Honors in Information Technology, ITIL® certified, and is a Certified Scrum Master. Sam brings a lot of value and insight to our team in order to provide the best for our partners.

  • Chris Bandara

    Software Developer
    VirtualTAG Associate

    Chris Bandara

    Chris Bandara has over 6 years of web development experience. Chris has experience working in both web development companies and as a web developer in the finance industry. Chris is well qualified with a Bachelor of Science, special Honors in Information Technology. Chris has advanced Bootstrap experience with a lot of front-end requirements.

  • Fernando Greiffo

    Software Developer
    VirtualTAG Associate

    Fernando Greiffo

    Fernando Greiffo has over 8 years experience in the web development industry. Fernando has advanced experience in PHP and API integrations as well as server configuration. Fernando has a wide experience in the web development industry covering, PHP, OOP, Virtual Store, SQL/MySQL, HTML, CSS, Javacript/jQuery, and more.

  • Nirmal Perera

    Software Developer
    VirtualTAG Associate

    Nirmal Perera

    Nirmal Perera has good experience in web development with a Bachelor in Information Technology. Nirmal has experience in HTML, CSS, JQuery, Javascript, Ajax, PHP, ASP.net, JSP. Nirmal has experience working with Frameworks like Bootstrap, Codeigniter, Silverstripe, working with databases such as MySQL, MS SQL, Oracle 11g 12c. Nirmal also has experience working with various IDEs version handling software.

  • Melerie Lim

    Creative and Web Design
    VirtualTAG Associate

    Melerie Lim

    With a passion to beautify, Melerie Lim is determined to create designs that meet partners' requirements all while keeping up to the latest design trend. Melerie's skills ranges from graphic design, digital illustration, front-end HTML & CSS coding, video editing and small-scale animations. Melerie also topped her class in her major in Digital Media, Bachelor of Communication Studies in Auckland University of Technology.

  • Emma Chan

    Accounts Administrator
    VirtualTAG Associate

    Emma Chan

    Emma Chan handles the day to day administration at VirtualTAG to ensure that customer documentation and invoices are processed in a timely manner as the project progresses through each stage. With a Graduate Deploma in Business and a Bachelor of Education, Emma brings diverse experience to her administration role.

  • Vishnu Kumar

    IOS and Android Developer
    VirtualTAG Associate

    Vishnu Kumar

    Vishnu Sasikumar has experience in developing iOS and Android apps. Vishnu was in charge of one of our recent projects where we required GPS tracking, GPS location triggers, a heart rate monitor, user authentication, and QR code scanning, all within one application.