United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, has accomplished another feat by emerging best institution in two esteemed categories at the prestigious Interswitch Awards and Gala.
The bank defeated other nominees in its category, taking away the prize for the Fastest Growing Bank Partner given to the bank with the most impressive performance in Verve card issuance and the Payment Innovation Driver for Trade Finance.
Both awards further lend credence to its dominance in the digital banking space. Interswitch
The award, which is a recognition of innovative products and services introduced by the bank in recent times, targeted towards meeting customer needs, comes on the heels of recent awards hauled by UBA, including Finnacle Client Innovation Awards and Best Bank Awards won by its five subsidiaries across Africa by The Bankers Magazine.
Receiving the award, the Group Head, Consumer and Digital Banking, UBA, Dr. Yinka Adedeji, appreciated the Interswitch for the recognition, noting that UBA’s dedication to hard work and emphasis on quality to customer needs are being acknowledged. According to him, the award affirms the bank’s strong management and commitment to service excellence.
“This only goes to show that our resolve in continuing to deploy innovative solutions that put the customer first by using cutting edge technology for consumer satisfaction and excellent banking experience is important to us. This recognition will further spur us to do more in meeting the needs of our customers with unequalled service hard to find elsewhere,” said Adedeji.
Recently, the bank recorded 66% Profit Growth in the half-year 2017. It grew its gross earnings for the period by 34.5 percent to N222.7 billion, as against N165.6 billion reported in June 2016.