National Development Bank PLC was felicitated as the Winner of the Banking Sector as well as the Winner in Excellence in Capacity Building and the Runner Up in the Excellence in Corporate Governance award at the National Business Excellence Awards 2023, hosted by the National Chamber of Commerce, Sri Lanka (NCCSL) on the 20th June, at Shangri-La, Colombo.
Sanjaya Perera - Senior Vice President, Personal Banking & Customer Experience, and Damitha Silva - Assistant Vice President, Digital Financial Services, accepted the awards in the presence of a large gathering of top business leaders, business organisations from across the country, and diplomatic missions.
The breadth of NDB’s performance at the National Business Excellence Awards is a strong affirmation of the sustained performance that the Bank maintains across the different facets of the organisation. NDB has been able to generate meaningful value to a wide range of its stakeholders, even amidst the most turbulent times.
The Bank continued to innovate in its customer solutions with the aid of digital technology and enhance internal processes through the deployment of sophisticated technology such as Robotic Process Automation. This, together with measures towards building the capabilities of the Bank’s Human capital, earned it the award for Excellence in Capacity Building.
The Bank’s accomplishments stand witness to NDB’s enhanced stature and prominence, proving the Bank’s business excellence in every endeavor.
The National Business Excellence Awards is an annual awards competition conducted by the National Chamber of Commerce of Sri Lanka (NCCSL) with a view to recognising business enterprises that display business excellence across multiple aspects. Widely hailed as the pinnacle award for business excellence in the local domain, the evaluation process that led to winners being selected comprised both a written application from the Bank and an interview conducted by a panel of judges with the Bank’s top management.
NDB Bank is the fourth largest listed commercial bank in Sri Lanka. The Bank emerged as the Most Awarded Corporate in Sri Lanka in 2022 for the second consecutive year, as per the annual rankings of Sri Lankan publication LMD. The Bank was adjudged as the Best Bank in Sri Lanka 2022 by Global Finance USA and Euromoney in their annual best bank awards programmes. Additionally, The Bank was named one of the "Top 50 Best Workplaces in Sri Lanka 2022" by Great Place To Work, USA. NDB is the parent company of the NDB Group comprising capital market subsidiary companies, together forming a unique banking and capital market services group. The Bank is committed to empowering the nation and its people through meaningful financial and advisory services, powered by digital banking solutions.