From left: Lasitha Suraweera, Assistant Brand Manager, Sampath Bank and Tharaka Ranwala, Senior Deputy General Manager - Consumer Banking, Sampath Bank accepting the award from Minister of Telecommunication and Digital Infrastructure, Harin Fernando in the presence of Dileepa Wijesundara, Group Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Sri Lanka Telecom and Ajantha Seneviratne, Group Chief Marketing Officer (CMO), Sri Lanka Telecom
Sampath Bank received double honours for its excellence in use of digital technologies at the inaugural SLT Zero One Awards held recently.
The bank was honoured with the ‘Best Digital-Enabled Product / Service’ award in both the Overall and the Finance sector categories.
This recognition further underscores Sampath Bank’s expertise in leveraging emerging technologies to develop innovative financial solutions. Over the past 30 years, the bank has been the first to adopt several such technologies and introduce path breaking products to the Sri Lankan market that have revolutionised the country’s banking landscape. Sampath Bank was also adjudged the ‘Most Innovative Bank’ in Sri Lanka at the recent LankaPay Technnovation Awards 2017.
The inaugural SLT Zero One Awards were organized by Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT) with the objective of recognizing, honouring and encouraging excellence in digital initiatives in Sri Lanka.