People’s Leasing winner in Finance Category | Sunday Observer

People’s Leasing winner in Finance Category

8 January, 2023

People’s Leasing and Finance PLC (PLC bagged an accolade as the winner of the “Finance Category” at the fourth edition of the CSE Masterminds Quiz 2022 organised by the Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) recently.

The event was held at the Waters Edge Hotel with 67 teams representing Institutions from financial, non-bank financial, private, and state sectors islandwide taking part.

The teams were divided into seven categories based on their core area of business and were awarded for the excellence in each category. Global Economy and Capital Markets, Sports and Entertainment, International Business, Sri Lankan Economy and Business, Sri Lankan Stock Market, Name the Listed Company were the focused areas of the competition.

PLC was the winner in the Finance Category while DFCC Bank (Team 1), Amana Takaful Insurance, CT CSLA, ZeroBeta, Ansell Lanka (Pvt) Ltd, and Acuity Knowledge Partners won special accolades for topping their categories. Winning PLC team comprised Chamodya Gunawardena, Shiranga Arseculeratne, Prasadi N. Leelarathna, Tharanga Gamlath, and Erandathi Kumarasena.

People’s Leasing and Finance PLC is a leading Non-Bank Financial Institution in Sri Lanka and a subsidiary of People’s Bank, one of the largest State-owned banks in the country.

Commencing operations in 1996 as a specialized leasing company, People’s Leasing was listed on the Colombo Stock Exchange in 2011.

People’s Leasing has grown to become a diversified non-banking financial powerhouse with six subsidiaries in allied areas of specialisation including a venture overseas in Bangladesh.