21st March 2011, www.dailynews.lk
First Guardian Equities won the CQE Century International Quality ERA Award in the Gold Category at a ceremony in Geneva recently. These awards are organized by Business Initiative Directions (BID) and were held at the International Quality Convention in Geneva at the spectacular Intercontinental Geneve Ballroom, across from the United Nations European Headquarters.
Expressing delight at this international honour, First Guardian Equities CEO (FGE) Rohan Goonewardene said that this was an honour not only for FGE but also for the industry.
“We are delighted with this international accolade. An award, be it local or global is always a source of great encouragement”.
“We are spurred on by our will to serve all our stakeholders with greater passion and be one of the top performing entities in the region and then at a global level. This award to us means that we are on the right track,” he said.
The companies selected for these awards (medium, large and some listed in the Global Fortune 500) demonstrate excellence in leadership within each designated sector, increased market share, improved results as well as sustainability. First Guardian Equities (FGE) is one of the premier stockbrokers in Sri Lanka.
Image: Century International Quality ERA Convention President Jose E. Prieto presents the award to First Guardian Equities CEO Rohan Goonewardene (Image courtesy : www.dailynews.lk).