Colombo, February 23rd, 2016: ikman.lk, Sri Lanka’s largest marketplace, recently announced that it has relocated its office to a larger and more spacious building situated in the heart of Colombo, in order to house its ever expanding staff and to ensure that its over 3 million unique visitors Patronizing the site every month continuously receive the superior service levels they have grown accustomed to.
Located at Lipton Circus in Union Place, ikman’s new office premises boast a floor area of 12,000 square feet with ample space for further expansion when required. The new office has been custom designed in line with an open office concept but also features several private alcoves for meetings and other confidential discussions.
Speaking about the relocation Mr. Alexander Lowback, Managing Director of ikman.lk said, “As a business, ikman.lk has been experiencing rapid growth over the past couple of years and housing all our 200 plus staff at our previous office in Borella was proving to be quite a challenge. The need of the day was a more centrally located and significantly larger office space in order to address our expansion objectives, as even now we are on an aggressive recruitment drive, in search of excellence.”
ikman.lk has constantly attracted high quality staff with high employee retention due to the company’s focus on providing employees with a highly conducive work environment. The company adopts an open door policy with equal opportunities to all and has several recreational facilities for its employees to avail themselves, such as an X-box, carom board, table tennis table and other entertainment facilities making it a truly great place to work.
The new building at present houses all divisions of ikman.lk, including customer support, quality assurance, tele sales, category management, banner sales, finance, HR and administration and ikman delivers.