Ceylinco Life opts for 'green' branch
Ceylinco Life has launched construction work on a branch building in
Horana, adopting the new eco-friendly model developed by the company for
branches constructed on company-owned land.
Managing Director and CEO, Ceylinco Life, R. Renganathan
lays the foundation stone for the Horana branch.
The two-storey building of 5,870 square feet will be constructed at
Panadura Road, Horana. It is designed for optimal use of natural light
and will be solar-powered, a company official said. The building will be
equipped with the latest energy efficient lighting and air conditioning
systems and have a facility for rainwater harvesting.
The foundation stone for the new office building was laid by Managing
Director and CEO Ceylinco Life, R. Renganathan.
A similar branch building designed to use renewable energy and water
is nearing completion at Wennappuwa.
Ceylinco Life already owns the buildings housing its offices in
Anuradhapura, Jaffna, Batticaloa, Kandy, Kalutara, Kurunegala, Gampaha,
Galle, Matara, Tissamaharama, Negombo, Ratnapura, Kotahena, Mount
Lavinia, Bandarawela and Trincomalee.
The company operates a network of 250 branches in Sri Lanka's life
insurance industry, giving it a physical presence in 142 cities, towns
and villages in the 25 districts.
A market leader in Sri Lanka's life insurance sector since 2004,
Ceylinco Life has close to a million lives covered by active policies.
The company is acknowledged as the benchmark for innovation in the local
insurance industry for its work in product research and development,
customer service, professional development and corporate social