AIA’s best Sri Lankan Wealth Planners take a trip in Group’s Corporate Jet!
Thursday, 30 January 2014 00:00
AIA Group’s private corporate plane jetted into Colombo this month on a very special flight. On board was Mark Tucker, Group Chief Executive Officer and President of Asia’s largest life insurer and the fourth largest insurer in the world by market value.
This was Mark Tucker’s second visit within 12 months and marked the first anniversary of AIA acquiring its business in Sri Lanka, its 16th market in Asia.
During his brief visit, Mark Tucker met with senior Government officials and business partners in Colombo and then flew to the new Mattala Mahinda Rajapakse International Airport - to speak at a 1,000 strong gathering of AIA’s Wealth Planners at the Ruhunu Magampura International Conference Centre in Hambantota. However, Mr. Tucker did not fly alone and was joined on his flight by award winning AIA Wealth Planners - Ajith Fernando, Ms. Hushani Wimalasena, Anuranga Perera, K. W. Dassanayaka, Ms.S. Padmawathi, Ms M. N. D. Dharmasriya, M. B.Ravindra and on his return to Colombo by - A. P. Raj Chandralal, Roshan Weerakoon, C.Balasooriya, Ms. T. N. Gunaratna, S. Ranwatta, Ms. G. R. N. Deen, Ms M. G. K. Peiris, and K. Kengatharan, (Ms D. G. A. Swarna – AIA’s Best Wealth Planner for 2013 was unfortunately unable to join the milestone flight due to unavoidable reasons).
Shah Rouf, CEO AIA Sri Lanka commented, “Sri Lanka has done well in 2013 as evident in having won the Regional Championship Trophy, which is a great achievement. Our Wealth Planners have shown Sri Lanka’s calibre in the first year as part of AIA Group and I’m truly proud of their success and dedication.”
Upul Wijesinghe, Deputy CEO added “The achievements of our Wealth Planners clearly demonstrate their ability to understand the needs and aspirations of customers. They have earned the trust and confidence of their customers who are able to enjoy priceless peace of mind while their competence has undoubtedly helped us to achieve sustainable growth”
Ajith Fernando one of AIA’s top performing Wealth Planners commented “It was truly a once-in-a-lifetime experience where we had the unique opportunity of traveling with the head of one of the world’s foremost life insurance companies. We’re proud to be part of the team that serves Millions of policyholders throughout the Asia Pacific Region.”