Bank marked yet another milestone with the achievement of a winner of prestigious International CSR Excellence Awards 2016 presented by 'The Green Organization' based in England.
'The Green Organization' has been established since 1994 as an international, independent, non-profit, non-political environment group, dedicated to recognizing, rewarding and promoting environmental best practice around the world.
The awarding body recognized Sampath Bank on its commitment to create a positive impact for the country, its citizens, the environment as well as the bank’s employees and other stakeholders.
Sampath Bank was awarded with four prestigious awards from CMO Asia at the ceremony held on 4th & 5th August at Pan Pacific, Marina Square, Singapore.
- Best Bank in Private Sector
- Award for Talent Management
- Excellence in Branding & Marketing
- Best Sustainability Report
CMO Asia, Singapore based institution, is one of Asia’s highly recognized corporate bodies that has a significant and positive impact on the marketing fraternity; corporate & professional.
Sampath Bank has yet again been recognized as the 'Best Commercial Bank 2016’ and ‘Best Retail Bank 2016’ in Sri Lanka for the third consecutive year by the UK based World Finance Magazine. The World Finance Banking Awards is renowned throughout the financial landscape as the pinnacle of recognition for leading banks. World Finance is a bi-monthly print and online magazine providing comprehensive coverage and analysis of the financial industry; international business and the global economy.
The World Finance Award recognizes banks of excellence using a wide ranged criteria which includes, overall performance, financial ratios, variety and clarity of products and services, corporate governance, alternative financial products offering, parallel market interaction and competitive strategy.
Sampath Bank was awarded the "Best Bank in Sri Lanka - 2016" by the prestigious Business Magazine "The Euromoney".
“Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2016” covers more than 25 global award categories, best-in-class awards in all regions and the best banks in close to 100 countries around the world. The awarding body recognizes the top performing financial institutions based on stringent selection criteria, both quantitative and qualitative.
The award was received by Managing Director, Mr. Aravinda Perera and Chief Operating Officer, Mr. Nanda Fernando at a ceremony held on 14th July 2016 at Island Shangri-La hotel, Hong Kong.