Union Assurance PLC (UA), one of the largest Life Insurance companies in Sri Lanka recognized for pioneering world-class people management endeavours clinched several awards at the Lak Rakiya Harasara – 2019 Awards ceremony concluded recently.
LAK 1 : UA team receiving the Gold Award (Service Sector – Kilinochchi District) from Minister Dinesh Gunawardena.
LAK 2 : UA team receiving the Bronze Award (Service Sector – Monaragala District) from Mr. Ravi Liyanage, Chairman/CEO of the Raigam Group.
Organized by the Department of Manpower and Employment (DOME), Ministry of Skills Development, Employment and Labour Relations, the Lak Rakiya Harasara Awards acknowledges distinguished entities which have made significant contributions to the service sector.
UA received the Gold Award for generating employment, providing unique training programmes and uplifting the service sector in the Kilinochchi district. The company was also awarded Bronze for similar contributions in the Monaragala district.
Understanding the importance of fostering progressive HR practices with the emphasis on creating opportunities for growth, UA has over the year continuously supported skills development of youth and in providing career guidance. Especially in areas such as Kilinochchi and Monaragala which require economic productivity and capacity development, UA has created employment and career development opportunities developing a modernized and talented workforce.
Additionally, in recognition of UA as a work place conducive to growth and personal development, the company proudly acknowledges the mantle of ‘Great Place to Work’ for six consecutive years, from 2013 – 2018, made possible by the strength of a committed and professional team who are willing to give out their best.
With decades of experience, UA has throughout invested in its people for their development and recognized their achievements. The company’s career development and performance-based approach is a critical component of its culture where people are at the heart of everything.