The Bank of the People, People’s Bank re-affirmed its status securing ‘People’s Service Brand of the Year’ and ‘People’s Banking Service Provider of the Year’ awards for the 14th consecutive year at recently concluded SLIM Neilson People’s Awards 2020. People’s Awards is the main award ceremony in the country which appreciates & rewards the true choice of the people annually, organized by the Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM) and the AC Nielsen – a leading global information and measurement company.
Newly appointed People’s Bank Acting Chief Executive Officer/General Manager –M. A. Boniface Silva, SDGM-Retail Banking- K.B.Rajapakse together with the corporate and executive management of People’s Bank were present at the awards ceremony to triumphantly accept the awards.
Securing twin accolades for the 14th consecutive year is the best indication to showcase the level of trust, the entire nation has put on the Bank and is a matter of immense pride for the entire People’s Bank team, as it is their hard work and dedication that has helped the Bank reach the pinnacle of the banking industry. Serving the nation over 58 years, People’s Bank has claimed assets worth over Trillion Rupees. Spanning across the country with the widespread branch network, it now facilitates over 10 million customers through 24X7X365 days operating Self Banking Units (SBUs). 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.
People’s Bank has already taken giant steps to introduce a host of diversified digital banking experience to customers ranging from all walks of life, by delivering ease, speed, efficiency and convenience at every point in their interaction with us. As the ‘Bank of the people’, People’s Bank feels compelled to pioneer industry-firsts to revolutionize the industry and to bring tangible benefits to our customers. Portraying its competencies in the discipline of IT security, the bank has recently won the highest international accreditation for information protection and security – the ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification and will be continued with the same standard in near future as well.
More significantly, People’s Bank has earned loyalty form the people of the country by fulfilling customers’ aspirations, hopes and dreams. The Bank has introduced a number of loan schemes such as Personal Loans, Housing Loans, Professional loans, Educational Loans and Vehicle Loans to uplift living standards of its customers, in addition to supporting their enterprise development. Furthermore, various schemes to support the farming and fishing communities in addition to Small and Medium Entrepreneurs.