Dubai: His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman, Emirates NBD, recognised 31 employees who completed 25 years of continuous service at a ceremony held at the Emirates NBD headquarters in Deira.
Attended by members of the Board and members of the Executive Committee, the ceremony was hosted in celebration of those staff whose long-standing commitment has contributed to the bank’s outstanding growth and success over the decades.
Speaking about the employees on their dedication and commitment, HH Sheikh Ahmed said, “At Emirates NBD, we believe that people are our most important asset. I would like to acknowledge the unwavering commitment and dedication that each one of the employees being recognised in today’s ceremony has shown to help make Emirates NBD the industry leader that it is today.”
HH Sheikh Ahmed continued, “I want to thank all our employees who have spent such a significant time of their professional lives at Emirates NBD, helping cement the bank’s success in the UAE and the region. It is due to their diligence and hard work that we have succeeded in positioning ourselves as a regional digital banking leader, aligned to the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai. As His Highness continues to transform Dubai into a truly smart city enabled by a smart government, Emirates NBD too continues to raise the benchmark of smart banking with a human touch. Undoubtedly, the key to our success in this journey has always been the contributions of our longest-standing employees, which has helped us stay true to our core business philosophy: being a customer-first bank that values people above all else.”
About Emirates NBD
Emirates NBD is a leading banking Group in the region. As at 31st December 2018, total assets were AED 500.3 Billion, (equivalent to approx. USD 136 Billion). The Group has a significant retail banking franchise in the UAE and is a key participant in the global digital banking industry, with over 90 per cent of all financial transactions and requests conducted outside of its branches. The bank was declared the Most Innovative Financial Services Organization of the Year at the 2017 BAI Global Innovation Awards.
The bank currently has 230 branches and 1069 ATMs and SDMs in the UAE and overseas and a large social media following, being the only bank in the Middle East ranked among the top 20 in the ‘Power 100 Social Media Rankings’, compiled by The Financial Brand. It is a major player in the UAE corporate and retail banking arena and has strong Islamic Banking, Global Markets & Treasury, Investment Banking, Private Banking, Asset Management and Brokerage operations.
The Group has operations in the UAE, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Egypt, India, Singapore, the United Kingdom and representative offices in China and Indonesia.
The Group is an active participant and supporter of the UAE’s main development and community initiatives, in close alignment with the UAE government’s strategies, including financial literacy and advocacy for inclusion of People with Disabilities under its #TogetherLimitless platform. Emirates NBD Group is an Official Premier Partner of Expo 2020 Dubai. For more information, please visit: www.emiratesnbd.com
For further information on Emirates NBD, please contact:
Senior Vice President
Head – Group Corporate Affairs
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