Mercantile Investments expands to Ampara, Kottawa and Minuwangoda

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Mercantile Investments and Finance PLC, expanded its services further in to three new locations in January, with a branch in Ampara and two service centers in Kottawa and Minuwangoda.

This brings the number of branch/service centre locations to 19; all of them in key towns, to better serve their clients.

The Kottawa service centre is located in a key strategic hub considering that it is positioned between two major highways that would connect Negombo to Galle and beyond in the near future. Customers who reside in these locations would be able to travel in a very short duration and enjoy the unparalleled service offered by Mercantile Investments.

The company is renowned for providing a speedy and efficient service through a team of skilled and dedicated employees. The company’s tag line ‘Service that extends beyond’ says it all.

The new branch openings are a result of the implementation of the strategic plan which identified key markets and customer segments which the company will target as part of their future growth plans. Further expansion is planned in the months to come.

Mercantile Investments Managing Director Gerard Ondaatjie, at the opening of the Kottawa Service Centre stated: “I am really pleased at our rate of growth during the last twelve months. We will continue to expand where our target market is, while ensuring that risk is managedin an acceptable manner. I am confident that we have set the basis for healthy growth in the years to come.”

Mercantile Investments and Finance PLC is a licensed finance company under the Finance Business Act No. 42 of 2011, listed on the Diri Savi Board of the Colombo Stock Exchange. MI is a public limited liability company incorporated in Sri Lanka on 15 June 1964 under the Companies Ordinance No. 51 of 1938 and re-registered under the Companies Act No. 07 of 2007and is on the verge of completing five decades in operations.