People's Bank was recognized as one of Sri Lanka's most outstanding workplaces for women at the Satynmag CIMA Women Friendly Workplace Awards 2022. (WFWP Awards) 2022.
The award was received by People’s Bank Deputy General Manager (Retail Banking) Renuka Jayasinghe, Deputy General Manager (Enterprise Banking) Krishani Narangoda and Acting Deputy General Manager (Human Resources) K. Nihal at the award ceremony held recently at the Kingsbury Hotel. The award was given by the Chief Guest Melanie Kanaka, President CIMA, accompanied by Nayomini R Weerasooriya - Founder Editor - Satynmag.com and Zahara Ansary Country Manager CIMA.
Women friendly workplace award is the first of its kind in Sri Lanka and is jointly pioneered by Satynmag.com and CIMA. The WFWP Awards have set a unique standard for capturing and augmenting the importance of creating a women friendly workplace culture; whilst also acknowledging specific measures and inclusive mechanisms that encourage women to achieve a higher level of success at work.
The Satynmag.com CIMA WFWP Awards have created a tremendous interest in uplifting the role of women in Sri Lankan workplaces and empowering them for organizational, societal and economic development. The Awards have fostered an enhanced awareness of the need for a women friendly, enabling, equitable and an inclusive workplace culture.
With a 60% representation of women across the organization, People's Bank, remains firmly committed to encouraging women to climb the ladder of success across various banking related fields of work.