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:
www.peoplesbank.lk 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