|Mr. Ranjith Yasarathna, Deputy Mayor, Matara along with |
Mr. Fazal Ghaffoor, Chief Executive Officer, Amãna Takaful
& Pushpitha Jayasekara, Matara Branch Manager cutting ribbon.
only fully-fledged Takaful operator and the flag bearer of the Takaful way of
insurance in Sri Lanka recently relocated its Matara branch
to a new strategic location. The new branch, located at No. 36/1 St. Thomas
Mawatha, Matara was ceremoniously inaugurated by Mr. Ranjith Yasarathna,
Mayor, Matara along with Mr. Fazal Ghaffoor, Chief Executive Officer, AmãnaTakaful, in the presence of the company’s customers, staff, members of the
local business community and well wishes. Amãna Takaful has served the people of Matara for the past six
years, offering both Life and General insurance solutions. The company has branches
in Galle, Hambantota and all key towns in the country.
gained the trust and acceptance of the society. Our success in this multi-ethnic
society highlights the fact that the Takaful way of insurance is not a
community based solution; instead it is a solution that suits all Sri Lankans
devoid of any bias. Today we have succeeded in gaining great acceptance in
Matara and our reach extends to not only businesses but many households and
institutions as well.
|Branch Manager-Pushpitha Jayasekara |
addressing the gathering
We would like to thank the people of the region for
embracing our concept of insurance. We hope that our new branch will continue to
fulfill the diverse insurance needs of this community.”
of ‘redefining insurance’, by announcing a 15 percent payment of SURPLUS to its
non-claimant policyholders. Amãna
Takaful is the only insurer in Sri Lanka who shares a part of the SURPLUS from its
risk fund at the end of a defined period. SURPLUS is commonly referred to as
underwriting profit by insurance companies and usually forms part of a company’s
retained profits. This signifies the company’s
commitment to sharing and also makes the net cost of insurance cheaper for
non-claimant Takaful policyholders.
operators in Sri Lanka; ATPLC established in 1999 pioneered the concept of
Takaful in Sri Lanka challenging the traditional insurance concept through its
unique and equitable mechanisms. ATPLC also operates three key strategic
business units that specialise in Life, General and
approach to serve its respective customer segments. Amãna Takaful’s range of
solutions includes; General insurance policies covering Fire, Burglary, Motor and
Marine insurance. In the Medical category, several health insurance solutions for
individuals and corporates are fashioned and tailored to suit various needs.
KruthaGuna, an award winning one of a kind product targeting the medical
insurance requirements of senior citizens, is one of Amãna Takaful’s key
innovations within the industry during the recent past. In the Life category,
the company offers child education, retirement, medium and long-term protection
and investment solutions, mortgage protection and Group Life solutions for
corporates. Amãna Takaful reaches out to all customer segments in Sri Lanka through
its twenty-five branches island-wide.