January 30th 2018
Innovation and performance at the heart of the bank’s double success
Continuing its winning streak this year, Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait (ABK) bagged two prestigious awards at the International Finance Magazine (IFM) Awards, which took place at the Emirates Towers Hotel in Dubai. Recognising the Bank’s standards of innovation and performance, ABK - Egypt won the award for ‘Fastest Growing Bank in Egypt’ while ABK - Kuwait was rewarded the ‘Most Innovative Bank’.
Mr. Ali Marafi, Chairman at ABK Egypt said, “We are honoured to be recognised as the fastest growing bank in the country today, and are delighted that our hard work has been recognised in the global finance community. We look forward to the year ahead and we will endeavour to deliver excellent service and innovation to our clients. I take this opportunity to thank the management and staff for their hard work and dedication.”
Mr. Abdullah Al Sumait, Deputy Chief General Manager (ABK-Kuwait) received the ‘Most Innovative Bank’ award for successfully launching new innovative digital products and implementation of major enhancements including its new core banking system.
“At the very heart of our success is the Group’s vision to reimagine a simpler bank,” commented Mr. Abdullah Al Sumait, Deputy Chief General Manager of ABK – Kuwait. “We understand the significance of continuously enhancing our products and services to cater to the needs of our customers, and we successfully launched our new core banking system in the UAE and Kuwait in record time and with very low downtime. With an award recognising our effort, we feel even more motivated to continue serving our customers and we strive to be recognized as one of the leading financial institutions in the region.”
The IFM Awards recognizes and honours individuals and organisations in the international finance industry that make a significant difference, add value and celebrates excellence in its purest form.
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