ACCA awards WNS with Platinum Certification

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  • Reinforces WNS’s  position in attracting high-quality talent in the F&A domain
WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE: WNS), a leading provider of global Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) services, has been conferred the ‘Platinum Approved Employer Trainee Development’ certification by The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). The certification has been given to WNS Sri Lanka for best practices that cover study support, work experience, supervision, workplace development, training records and continuous growth of employees in the country. “The Platinum status will be yet another reason why high-calibre talent from the Finance and Accounting (F&A) domain will be drawn to WNS. Employees will now have access to ACCA’s specialist resources for F&A professionals that are customised for learning and development. After being a CIMA Top Ten training partner and ICASL article partner, the ACCA Platinum Approved Employer certification is further evidence of our commitment to employees and the Finance and Accounting domain,” said Keshav R. Murugesh, Group CEO, WNS. “As a benefit of being an approved employer, all ACCA trainees and members working for WNS, will have access to ACCA’s specialist resources customised for learning and development of finance and accountancy professionals,” said Dushan Soza, Managing Director, WNS – Sri Lanka. “The partnership with ACCA will not only provide WNS access to products specifically customised for approved employers, but also provide a platform for them to increase awareness of the opportunities within this industry and, to collaborate with ACCA towards capacity building.  This will significantly enhance cooperation between ACCA and WNS, helping to increase the training and qualification standards for financial experts,” he added. The Platinum accreditation is the highest level of certification granted to employers who meet best practice benchmarks in the areas of training and development as framed by ACCA. WNS (Holdings) Ltd. is a leading global business process outsourcing company. WNS offers business value to 200+ global clients by combining operational excellence with deep domain expertise in key industry verticals, including travel, insurance, banking and financial services, manufacturing, retail and consumer packaged goods, shipping and logistics, healthcare and utilities. WNS delivers an entire spectrum of business process outsourcing services such as finance and accounting, customer care, technology solutions, research and analytics and industry-specific back-office and front-office processes. WNS has over 25,000 professionals across 31 delivery centres worldwide, including China, Costa Rica, India, the Philippines, Poland, Romania, South Africa, Sri Lanka, UK and US.