National Business Excellence Awards 2021 hosted by the National Chamber of Commerce will be held on today, March 22, 2022, in compliance with anti-Covid19 rules at Sirimavo Bandaranaike Memorial Exhibition Centre A (BMICH).
Being one of the pioneering Awards Competitions initiated as way back as 2004, by the National Chamber of Commerce of Sri Lanka,the National Business Excellence Awards (NBEA), has maintained its highest standards and gained much recognition and prestige amongst the business community as a well- structured Awards Scheme recognizing “Excellence” of businesses in Sri Lanka.
Associated Newspapers of Ceylon Limited (Lake House) will be the print media sponsor for the event again. Nandika Buddhipala, President of NCCSL said that the numbers and quality of applications have been on the rise over the years reaching over 100 this time as well. The competition comprises categories – Extra Large, Large, Medium, Small and Micro and diversified sectors: spreading over 29 industry sectors.
The evaluations are carried out initially, by a technical and financial panel with a desk review, headed by the Chairman of the Financial & Technical Panel, Sanath Fernando, Partner, Assurance, at Ernst & Young. The shortlisted applications are reviewed and interviewed by a panel of judges to ascertain the best corporate companies as award winners. Selection of winners will be made by an eminent panel of judges chaired by Sunil G Wijesinha, Past President – National Chamber, Former Chairman –Employers’ Federation of Ceylon, Former President – Japan Sri Lanka Technical and Cultural Association (JASTECA) & Non-Executive Chairman of several Listed Companies.