Mobitel customers transact via People’s Bank digital facilities

September 2018| 326 views

(L-R): Thushara Hinguralaarachchi, Manager Digitalisation; Ranjith Kodituwakku, DGM, Commercial Banking and Digitalisation; M A B Silva, SDGM Banking Operations; N Vasantha Kumar CEO/GM, People’s Bank; Nalin Perera, CEO, Mobitel; Chandika Vitharana, Senior General Manager – Sales and Channel Development, Rukshan De Silva, General Manager – New Market Development, Suranjith Karunaratne Assistant Manager – New Market Development and Lalith Priyashantha, Manager – Alternative Channels, Mobitel

Mobitel expanded its consumer reach to conveniently settle bills and obtain reloads through People’s Bank newly-digitalised infrastructure.

Mobitel customers can pay bills and reload via the People’s Wave Mobile Banking App. They can also use the Bank’s kiosk machines located at Self Banking Units islandwide.

People’s Bank promoted reload and bill payments through its People’s Wave Mobile Banking App and kiosk machines at 24 Hours/365 days for Mobitel customers.

Commenting on the partnership, Nalin Perera, CEO, Mobitel said, “We are pleased to strengthen our portfolio of partnerships yet again with a tie-up with People’s Bank. Mobitel is committed to infusing convenience into people’s lives and this partnership was indeed a great way to encourage people to leverage on Mobitel and People’s Bank’s advanced digital platforms to conduct daily financial transactions with greater ease”.

Adding further, N Vasantha Kumar, CEO/GM, People’s Bank said, “People’s Bank is on an aggressive digitalisation journey and our association with Mobitel helped us to reach a wider audience. Apart from delivering greater speed to customers, we are pleased as this partnership enables customers to enjoy many financial benefits while helping bridge the digital divide”.