Leading software development company ISM APAC, part of Dutch world-renowned B2B and B2C e-commerce solutions provider Sana Commerce, was recently named one of the 40 best places to work in Sri Lanka for the third time this year. . The company has also secured a coveted spot among the Top 10 Small and Medium IT / iTeS Workplaces in Sri Lanka, an honor it has received every year since the list launched two years ago.
The latest announcement follows ISM APAC’s fourth Great Place to Work certification in 2021. This is a clear testament to the company’s caliber as an exceptional employer and its deep commitment to fostering a trusted work experience that improves productivity by placing excellent value on the happiness and well-being of employees.
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âWe are honored and honored to be recognized once again for creating one of the best IT workplaces in the country. It cements our commitment to fostering a welcoming, secure and inclusive environment where employees can thrive and excel in their careers, exceed stakeholder expectations and produce exceptional technology solutions for our clients. We do not believe we have recruited generic employees. ISM APAC is home to future leaders, and our vision is to elevate those leaders to the next level. This accomplishment is without a doubt full credit to the superior work ethic and passionate culture maintained by our group of talented and dedicated employees, âsaid Priyantha Bethmage, Managing Director of ISM APAC.
The COVID-19 pandemic has triggered the rapid evolution of the working model within ISM APAC. With the total shift to working from home, employees have taken the initiative to consolidate an independent ownership approach to maintaining an efficient and productive workflow throughout the year. The welcoming and open culture that had always been part of the company’s operational formula has thus been successfully transferred into the positive and productive hybrid work model that the company follows today. The entrepreneurial spirit, focused on results and learning championed by the company, plays a fundamental role in the success of this transformation.
âStrong and happy employees are the key to good customer relationships. Therefore, these consecutive honors affirm our continued effort to create a warm and growth-oriented work culture, which inspires the development of agile technology solutions that transform e-commerce and solve unique and complex real-world problems for our global customer base. Said the IT director. , ISM eGroup and Uditha Wijesundara, Sana’s hosting operations manager, expressed their opinion.
Best Place to Work accreditation is the culmination of carefully designed human resource practices and values ââconsistently applied throughout ISM APAC’s seven years of activity. To better support its global customers and employees, the company favors tailor-made training and development initiatives, recruitment against skills and benchmarking of compensation in a competitive market as well as the retention of top performing employees. . The company has also continuously thrived on a phased approach to meeting the needs of the Millennial and Gen Z generations who are now entering the workforce in increasing numbers, and actively working to meet their work needs at distance and flexible hours. In addition, ISM APAC takes pride in its environment which promotes inclusion and diversity in the workplace.
Commenting on their unique approach, ISM APAC CFO, Tharanga Perera, said: âTechnology is a key contributor to our economy and working in an organization that creates innovative and empowering solutions in a strong work culture is what what many passionate technologists aspire to. Our highly qualified team is therefore used and motivated to step out of their comfort zone whenever it is necessary to produce a great job, because we have created a healthy environment where they can work with great people, in a company with a strong culture, and thrive on supportive teams that encourage them to be authentic themselves.
A major player in the e-commerce industry, ISM APAC serves Asia-Pacific with its flagship Sana solution, an e-commerce platform for SAP and Microsoft Dynamics for distributors, manufacturers and wholesalers. The company’s vast knowledge and expertise in online store development, online store design, e-commerce strategy and online marketing gives it a competitive and focused advantage to achieve customer goals. Its parent company ISM e-Group, recently renamed Sana Commerce, a move that will be followed by ISM APAC over the coming months.
ISM APAC is part of ISM eGroup headquartered in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. With offices in Australia, Austria, Colombia, Germany, Ukraine, UK and USA, the leading e-commerce solutions provider has earned an indelible reputation for its unmatched approach to helping customers from various sectors to do their best. Serving customers across Asia, ISM APAC is set on an ambitious growth path with a team of over 180 employees. During his 7 year tenure, the company has grown steadily, setting high benchmarks in the competitive and rapidly changing technology landscape in Sri Lanka.