24 Wealth Planners attached to AIA Insurance have qualified to attend the Million Dollar Round Table Conference, the world’s benchmark of excellence in life insurance sales. The annual gala conference will be held in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA from June 14 to 17.
Every year, AIA has been able to have a large group of MDRT members representing Sri Lanka at the conference that attracts the world’s best life insurance professionals. This year, Mrs. Hushani Wimalasena from Colombo Region 1 who was adjudged the Best Wealth Planner for the year and Mrs. D.G.A. Swarna from Anuradhapura Region achieved the highly prestigious Court of the Table status.
Founded in 1927, the Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT), The Premier Association of Financial Professionals®, is a global, independent association of more than 42,000 of the world’s leading life insurance and financial services professionals from more than 470 companies in 71 countries. MDRT members demonstrate exceptional professional knowledge, strict ethical conduct and outstanding client service. MDRT membership is recognized internationally as the standard of excellence in the life insurance and financial services business.
This year AIA has four MDRT Life Members – Ajith Fernando, (first Sri Lankan to achieve this honor), Mrs. D.G.A Swarna (first Sri Lankan lady to achieve this honor), Priyantha Hapuarachchi and A Manivannan.
Other MDRT members are Roshan Weerakoon, Thuraj Aponso, Dhananjaya Perera, Krishan Dassanayake, W V A R S Weragoda, M S Jayalal, Manoj Miranda, Nimal Balawardhana, Gamini Hewarathne, Roshan Samantha, K S Amarajeewa, Nimesh Abeywickrema, Nilantha Bandara, Mrs. Padmini Gunarathne, W L C D D A Gunathilake, G M K Bandara, Mrs. K N Abeysinghe, Sumith Ranwatta, Mrs. Priyanthi Dias,
Apart from those who qualified to attend the MDRT conference, there were nine Wealth Planners who had won International Quality Awards (IQA). They are Mrs. D G A Swarna, Mrs. Hushani Wimalasena, A H O D Jayaweera, Ajith Fernando, Mrs. Padmini Gunarathna, P H R Sandakelum, Thuraj Aponso, Mrs. T C Maddumaliyange, L I Pitagampala. The International Quality Award (IQA) is an annual award from LIMRA designed to honor agents for excellent production and outstanding persistency of life insurance business.
Deputy CEO and Chief Agency Officer of AIA Insurance, Upul Wijesinghe said, “The exemplary achievements of our Wealth Planners at MDRT clearly showcase their superlative caliber, dedication and professionalism. MDRT achievements demonstrate their high standard of ethics, knowledge, service and productivity. We are very proud of our committed sales professionals.”