KUWAIT CITY, May 15: Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait (ABK) recently announced that it received the ‘Best Commercial Bank in Kuwait’ award by Banker ME, which also named ABK’s Chief Executive Officer, Michel Accad, ‘Banker of the Year’, presenting the Bank with two prestigious awards. The award ceremony was held in Dubai on May 12th 2016.
Commenting on the two notable wins, Michel Accad said: “It is truly an honor to be recognized as the ‘Best Commercial Bank in Kuwait’ and I’m very honored to be named ‘Banker of the Year’. ABK has worked hard to develop a successful strategy that aims to create a simpler Banking model for its customers, and we have witnessed the success of this since it’s been put into effect. We delivered major enhancements and developments to our systems and services as part of our ‘Simpler Banking’ Strategy, which revolves around offering more security, convenience and speed to our customers.”
“I would like to thank the panel of judges for recognizing our efforts and I would like to thank and congratulate everyone at ABK for working so diligently to make things happen”.
ABK recently won the Africa Region ‘Deal of the Year’ award by The Banker, an FT affiliate, under the Merger and Acquisition category, for the acquisition of Piraeus Bank Egypt (PBE), which was finalized in November, 2015. The Bank’s new identity will be rolled-out over the entire 39 branch network in the first half of 2016.
ABK is committed to presenting customers with differentiated services and a unique experience when managing their Banking needs. The Bank will continue to roll out its ‘Simpler Banking’ strategy and reach new heights with the ongoing implementation of new developments and enhancements.
For more information on Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait please visit www.eahli.com or contact an ABK a customer service agent via ‘Ahlan Ahli’ at 1899899