24 March 2019
Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait (ABK) held its annual employee appreciation awards event to recognize the most outstanding individual and team employees for 2018. The prize categories included the ‘Team of the Year’ and the outstanding performance employees.
Michel Accad, the Group Chief Executive Officer, ABK, congratulated the winners for the exceptional contribution they had all made towards ABK’s success in 2018 and their outstanding commitment throughout the year to living the core values of the bank and delivering on the strategy of ‘Simpler Banking’.
Mr. Accad said: “The success of our people is the success of ABK – they are key to everything we achieve here at the Bank, and this event recognizes the hard work, dedication to customer service and passion for excellence that they have shown throughout 2018. We are committed to supporting the development of our employees and we endeavor to show our appreciation for our most outstanding people. I cannot thank them enough for their contribution and we look forward to another excellent year ahead.”
For the year ended 31st December, 2018, ABK reported an 18.1% % increase in net profit and a record operating profit of KD 103.7 million, exceeding KD 100 million for the first time in the history of the bank, as the bank continued to expand its capabilities and drive growth. Throughout the year, ABK continued to invest in technology, innovation and customer service under its ‘Simpler Banking’ strategy, and launched a number of digital products, in line with its digital transformation strategy.
ABK won a number of awards in 2018 including ‘Employer of the Year’ from Naseba for the third consecutive year.
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