The three assistant coaches who will be joining the head coach are all experienced having worked with number one teams in the world.
The batting coach Grant Flower had represented Zimbabwe in 221 ODIs and 67 Tests from 1992 to 2010.
Australian David Saker had earlier served as the bowling coach for the Australian national team.
Shane McDermott had previously served as the fielding coach for the Tasmania Cricket Academy and had served a short stint as an additional coach for the Australian national team.
Two year contract
The head coach and three assistant coaches have signed a two year contract with Sri Lanka Cricket and in addition to their monthly wages, SLC has provided them with all other facilities.