Doha: Al Khalij Commercial Bank has been awarded two prestigious accolades from the International Banker, “Best Practice Investor Relations” for the year 2014 and “Best Commercial Bank of the Year in Qatar”.
The International Banker 2014 Banking Awards recognise institutions that drive global commerce, create capital within their regions, and generate opportunities for economic growth.
Joe Maalouf, Head of Investor Relations, believes that the “Best Practice Investor Relations” award is a testament to the Bank’s key principles of transparency and aligning with all stakeholders.
“al khaliji is a strong advocate of investor interest and places great emphasis on achieving their financial ambitions. Transparency and facilitated access to critical information have been key to achieving this success”, Maalouf said.
The bank offers a full range of conventional banking products and services to premium and institutional customers in Qatar, GCC and France. It has demonstrated consistent performance across all parameters on net profit, assets, loan book, deposits while maintaining robust asset quality.
“We are delighted to receive the “Best Commercial Bank” award from a publication of such global repute. This reflects recognition for our brand positioning in the international community,” said Mohamed Abdelkhalek, Group Chief Business Officer. “Our sincere gratitude to our valued customers and staff, who played a fundamental role in securing this award. This is certainly an encouragement for us to further innovate our product portfolios and services,” he said.
The International Banker 2014 Banking Awards consider the best banking institutions in the Middle East and Africa that have set the bar for industry excellence. The International Banker is the product of Finance Publishing. The Peninsula