Standing from left: Rohana Senarathna(Assistant General Manager– UML), Shehan Perera (Country Manager – Sri Lanka, Maldives, Pakistan & Afghanistan– Valvoline International), Vikas Kapur(Regional Director South East Asia–Valvoline International), Priyantha Ellepola (General Manager – Valvoline International) and Naveen Gupta (Vice President -Valvoline International)
United Motors Lanka PLC (UML), one of the country’s largest automobile companies and the sole distributor for Valvoline lubricants USA in Sri Lanka was presented the highest sales volume award by Valvoline for its achievement in 2016.
The presentation was made to UML at the recently held Valvoline South Asia Conference. The award recognized United Motors Lanka PLC for its outstanding performance in the South Asia region and Sri Lanka emerged winners amongst the many countries in that category last year.
“We are proud to be winners of this prestigious award and winning these awards helps us to create trust while endorsing the brand amongst our dealer network as well as with our end customers,” said Priyantha Ellepola, General Manager Lubricants and Car Care. “This accolade is evidence of UML’s strengths – thecommitment of our people, the strength of our portfolio, the quality of our products and the trust of our consumers.”
UML was acknowledged for its outstanding performance in the South East Asia Region, delivering a 26 percent growth in sales which was the highest sales recorded in the South East Asia Region. At the event UML was also recognized as the largest distributor for South East Asia, a title they have clinched for 4 consecutive years.
Valvoline is one of the fastest growing global lubricant marketers and producers of quality branded automotive and industrial products. Its expertise and experience in developing and marketing high performance oils extends to more than 160 countries and territories worldwide. It has the vast heritage of trusted performance, achievements and innovation and is the first and oldest trademark (1873) in the global lubricant industry.
United Motors Group (UML), one of the country’s oldest automobile companies, is the sole distributor for Valvoline lubricants in Sri Lanka. The organization has been ranked amongst the Top 25 Companies by Business Today and listed among the 100 Most Respect Entities by LMD.