Gana Nathan is a native of Jaffna and did his schooling in Jaffna Hindu college & later vavuniya Mathya Mahavidiyalayam. He entered Jaffna Medical Faculty and was an active Red Cross Society member while studying in Vavuniya. He moved to the UK and did his degree in IT(Information technology). He is currently working as an IT Consultant in London. He has a passion for serving children who have suffered in the Sri Lankan Civil war.