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Champs of HNB Assurance PLC (HNBA) and its fully owned subsidiary HNB General Insurance Limited (HNBGI) were awarded with five esteemed awards at the 16th National Sales Congress (NASCO) organized by SLIM which was held recently. The event was held in order to recognize the bold enactments and the abiding efforts of the top sales performers in the country. Accordingly, Ruwinda Niroshan, HNBA Branch Manager of Ja-Ela walked away with a Bronze Award for Territory Manager of the Insurance (Life) Category, Anuruddha Wickramasinghe, HNBGI Cluster Manager of Kandy Cluster was awarded with a Bronze Award under the Territory Managers Category, Kasun Gunasena, Acting Cluster Manager of HNBGI Thambuttegama Cluster walked away with a Bronze Award for the Sales Executives/Sales Supervisors Category, Sameera Mahindadasa, Executive – Business Development of HNBGI Galle Branch was awarded with a Silver Award for the Sales Executives/Sales Supervisors Category and Danusha Gunawardhana, Field Executive of HNBGI Gampaha Branch walked away with a Bronze Award for the Front Line Category. Sharing views on these victories, Deepthi Lokuarachchi, Chief Executive Officer of HNBA and HNBGI stated „as a Company operating in an extremely competitive business landscape, we are delighted to witness such victories of our colleagues and every award is a testament of their hard work, dedication and the winning spirit. It is this resolve to win that has made the Company to grow from strength to strength over the years‟. Speaking on the accolades, Chandana L. Aluthgama, Chief Business Officer of HNBGI stated “It is an honor for me to congratulate our winners on this phenomenal success, you all proved that you are undoubtedly the best a company could have, not only winning an award of this nature but also living up to it. Kudos to each one of you for having achieved this. You have made us proud and I do hope many more will follow our winners in the future”. Congratulating the award recipients, Ivan Nicholas, Chief Business Officer of HNBA stated “Accolades of this nature are an indication of the direction the Company is headed and despite the prevailing challenges, the winners qualified themselves for these significant awards due to their dedication, commitment and their multifaceted traits”.
HNB Assurance PLC (HNBA), a subsidiary of the Hatton National Bank PLC., is one of the fastest growing Insurance Companies in Sri Lanka with a network of 55 branches. HNBA is a Life Insurance company with a rating of A (lka) by Fitch Ratings Lanka for “National Insurer Financial Strength Rating” and “National Long- term Rating”. Following the introduction of the segregation rules by the Insurance Regulator, HNB General Insurance Limited (HNBGI) was created and commenced its operations in January 2015; HNBGI continues to specialize in motor, non-motor and Takaful insurance solutions and is a fully owned subsidiary of HNB Assurance PLC. HNBA is rated within the Top 100 Brands and Top 100 companies in Sri Lanka by LMD and HNB Assurance has won International awards for Brand Excellence, Digital Marketing and HR Excellence and also won many awards for its Annual Reports at the Award ceremonies organized by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka and SAFA (South Asian Federation of Accountants).
Image One: From L-R: Dayan Georgesz – Manager Bancassurance (HNBGI), Sudath Perera – National Sales Training & Development Manager (HNBA), Dinesh Yogaratnam – Head of Marketing (HNBA & HNBGI), Sameera Mahindadasa – Executive, Business Development (HNBGI, Galle Branch), Sanesh Fernando – Assistant Manager, Sales & Sales Force Development (HNBA), Ruwinda Niroshan – Branch Manager of Ja-Ela (HNBA), Anuruddha Wickramasinghe – Cluster Manager, Kandy Cluster (HNBGI), Kasun Gunasena – Acting Cluster Manager, Thambuttegama Cluster (HNBGI), Refai Ismail – Consultant, Channel Development (Sales Force, HNBGI), Danusha Gunawardhana, Field Executive, (HNBGI, Gampaha Branch) and Jagath Miriyagalle – Zonal Manager (HNBGI, North Western Zone).