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NDB Strikes GOLD at the SLIM NASCO Awards 2020/2021: Wins Eight Awards in Total

15 Feb 2022

NDB Bank was recently felicitated with two “Best of the Best” overall awards, four gold awards, one silver and one bronze award in total at the SLIM NASCO Awards 2020/2021 under the theme “Warriors of the New Wave”.

Accordingly, the Bank’s Danushi Siwrathna was named the Outstanding Female Sales personnel of the year while Sakila Vilochana De Silva was named Outstanding Front-liner of the year - Best of the Best. The four Gold awards were won by Danushi Siwrathna, Kaluni Silva, Sakila Vilochana De Silva and Chammi Sonali Siriwardhana under the categories of       Territory Manager, Sales Supervisor, Front Liner and Other Sales Support Staff (Non- Executive) respectively. Cheryl Barber was awarded Silver for Sales Executive while Niranjan Silva won the bronze for National Sales Manager.

NDB Senior Vice President Personal Banking and Customer Experience Sanjaya Perera said that these awards were a testimony to the professionalism and excellence seen within NDB’s sales staff. “I heartily congratulate all our winners for their respective achievements and for once again proving that NDB Bank instills the trust and confidence in our customers through professionalism and dedication,” he said, adding “These awards are a testament of the dedication, hard work, and commitment the NDB Sales Team has towards offering the best of services to the Bank’s valued customers, true to the Bank’s brand promise The Future is Banking on Us.”

Meanwhile, Sameera Senarath, Assistant Vice President, NDB Sales said “NDB Bank is always at the forefront of providing opportunities for professionals and the Bank’s Sales team which consists of young and independent employees prove that they have a solid career foundation in banking where NDB assists them in their personal and career growth. Our winners have epitomized NDB’s core values through these achievements and I congratulate them.”

SLIM NASCO is Sri Lanka’s premier National event that recognizes & rewards the nation’s top sales professionals. NASCO celebrated its 21st year as the event dedicated to recognising the efforts and performance of sales personnel, while uplifting them to the next level. The only credible and respected award ceremony for sales professionals - SLIM NASCO has become a badge of honour for sales professionals and corporates.

NDB Bank was awarded the “Best Digital Bank 2021” at the Asiamoney Best Bank Awards for Sri Lanka in addition to being crowned "Sri Lanka’s Best Bank 2021" by the prestigious Global Finance Magazine of USA, and "The Bank of the Year Sri Lanka", by The Banker Magazine UK. NDB is the 4th largest listed bank in Sri Lanka and the parent company of the NDB Group. The only financial services conglomerate in Sri Lanka, NDB Group is uniquely positioned towards assisting the growth and development of the Sri Lankan financial market to provide its customers seamless access to the product and service offerings of all its group companies.