Lanka ORIX Finance opens branch in Matale
Chairperson, LOLC Group,
Rohini Nanayakkara opens the new branch.
Lanka ORIX Finance PLC (LOFC) opened a branch in Matale recently. It
was opened by Chairperson, LOLC Group, Ms. Rohini Nanayakkara.
Mayor of Matale, Hilmy Careem was the guest of honour. Managing
Director and CEO, Lanka ORIX Finance, Brindley de Zylva, General Manager
and Chief Officer Branch Network, Ashan Nissanka and staff members were
present. "Over the past two years LOFC serviced its customers in the
Matale region through its cash collection centre at the Matale Post
Office which permitted customers to make payment for lease, loan and
hire purchase facilities obtained. Due to the expanding clientele and
increase in demand for financial services in the region, LOFC upgraded
the cash collection centre to a full-fledged branch to meet the demands
of customers," a spokesman for the company said.
Ms. Rohini Nanayakkara said, "Opening the LOFC's branch in Matale is
indeed a strategic one and speaks volumes of the rapidly expanding Micro
and SME based economy in the central region.
The Central Province has been a significant touch point for LOFC and
for the LOLC Group as our first branch was set up in Kandy. Since then
we have seen positive developments in this region and we took steps to
upgrade our infrastructure facilities to provide a seamless service for