People's Bank wins People's Award for the 12th consecutive year

People's Bank clinched the exclusive People’s Service Brand of the Year” and ‘People’s Banking Service provider of the Year” awards at the recently concluded SLIM-Nielson People's Awards 2018. Organized by the Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM) and the Nielsen - a leading global information and measurement company, People's Bank was crowned once again with the People’s Award for the 12th consecutive time.

Rasitha Gunawardana- Senior Deputy General Manager (Business Banking), People’s Bank, K.B Rajapakse- Senior Deputy General Manager (Retail Banking), Bonniface Silva- Senior Deputy General Manager (Banking Operations), Lionel Galagedara- Deputy General Manager(Retail Banking), Azzam A Ahamat - Head of Finance , A.U.L.A Anzar- Assistant General Manager(Marketing), T.M.W Chandrakumara-Galle Regional Manager, R.Ravikaran- Trincomalee Regional Manager and Naleen Pathiranage - Matale Regional Manager were present at the awards ceremony to accept the awards.

Serving the Sri Lankan’s over 55 years, People's Bank is one of the largest financial institutions in the country claiming assets worth over Trillion Rupees. Spanning across the country with well-connected network of over 735 branches, People's Bank facilitates more than 4000 Automatic Teller Machines (ATMs) in collaboration with the Lanka Pay service to provide round the clock service. People's dedicated staff counting nearly 10,000, serves a massive customer-base of over 10 million customers island-wide.

Taking steps to introduce a host of diversified banking solutions to customers ranging from all walks of life, People's Bank has also introduced a number of loan schemes such as Personal Loans, Housing Loans, Professional loans, Educational Loans and Vehicle Loans to name a few in order to uplift the living standards of its customers, in addition to supporting their enterprise development.Furthermore, the bank has offered various loan schemes to support the farming and fishing communities in addition to Small and Medium Entrepreneurs. More information could be obtain via our official website: or Facebook page: peoplesbanksrilanka for more information. People's Bank's Corporate Banking Division not only serves corporate clients but also connects with over 900 agents from 103 countries across the world to provide financial and consultation services for clients engaged in international trade.

Moreover, with the introduction of Mobile Banking, People's Net and People's Palmtop services, the customers of People's Bank how enjoy state-of- the-art banking experience. Collaborating with the country's leading telecommunication service providers People's Bank's Mobile Banking service allows the customers to conveniently perform various banking transactions and pay utility bills via their mobile phones. In addition, the People's Net website facilitates internet banking services in a highly secure environment.

Taking digital banking to its next level while introducing green banking to youth, People’s Bank has established Self Banking Centres equipped with the most modern ATM, CDM and Kiosks. The centres are open 24/7 allowing customers to conduct hassle free transactions including withdrawal, deposits and payment of their utility bills. The latest addition to the People’s Bank – the People’s Bank Digital Centre at York Street, Colombo 1 has brought an unprecedented banking experience to its discerning customers.

Portraying its competencies in the discipline of IT security, the bank has recently won the highest international accreditation for information protection and security - theISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification. It’s also significant thatPeople’s Bank is the first and only bank in Sri Lanka to win this prestigious accreditation.

As an institution committed towards social responsibility and sustainability, People's Bank is paving the way towards a green future through their sustainable environment policy - People's Green Pulse. With the objective of providing innovative and convenient banking solutions with complete reliability, People's Bank proceeds forward as a bank of the masses while adding value to their lives.

Image 01 - People’s Bank receiving the People’s Service Brand of the Year
Image 02 - People’s Bank receiving the ‘People’s Banking Service provider of the Year” award