Wednesday, June 20, 2007

Centurion Bank of Punjab Opens branch in Gangtok


Gangtok: Mr. T T Dorjee, Finance Secretary & Additional Chief Secretary, Government of Sikkim inaugurated the branch located at Hungry Jack Plaza, Nr. Private Bus Stand, 31A, National Highway, Gangtok on June 16 in a function..

According to a press statement,with the launch of this new branch, Centurion Bank of Punjab has 279 branches in 143 cities across India. Centurion Bank of Punjab has identified Gangtok as a high growth region and the first branch office is an effort to enhance the traction in the market. The bank is now well placed to tap the potential with its entire bouquet of products and services including personal loans, mortgages, wealth management products such as Life and General Insurance through its partners and a range of select mutual funds.

Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Shailendra Bhandari, Managing Director & CEO, Centurion Bank of Punjab said, "Centurion Bank of Punjab is proud to set up its first full-fledged branch in Gangtok. We believe that places like these are witnessing explosive growth. We are confident that every new market that we enter would consolidate our position in the state of Sikkim. We are committed to reach out to each and every corner of this city and offer innovative products to our customers. We are investing heavily in the process of recruiting and training to further build on our capability to offer professional advice and customized banking solutions to the discerning consumers of the city."