FBNBank Ghana has achieved a significant milestone by claiming the top position among financial institutions in Ghana at the 20th edition of the Ghana Club 100 awards. The bank secured the 10th position overall, marking a remarkable ascent from its 55th position in the previous edition.
The Ghana Club 100 Awards, initiated by the Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC) in 1998, annually recognize the top 100 outstanding companies in the Ghanaian business landscape. The rankings are determined through a rigorous screening process, considering factors such as company size, growth, and corporate social responsibility initiatives.
This year's edition, held under the theme ‘Accelerating Economic Growth: Amplifying Ghana's Global Market Footprint through AFCFTA,' aimed to assess Ghanaian companies' effectiveness while instilling confidence in their ability to compete globally.
Speaking at the event, Yofi Grant, CEO of the GIPC, emphasized the opportunities presented by the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) pact and the need for Ghanaian businesses to expand their reach.
After receiving the award, Mr Victor Yaw Asante, Managing Director and CEO of FBNBank expressed his gratitude and pride in the bank's achievement. He attributed the success to the collective dedication and hard work of the FBNBank family, highlighting the bank's journey of resilience, strategic vision, and commitment to customers.
Mr. Asante extended appreciation to the customers, acknowledging their trust and loyalty as the driving force behind the bank's success. He emphasized the bank's unwavering commitment to delivering exceptional value and excellence while putting the customers' needs first.
The award was presented by H.E. Jean Claude Galea Mallia, Malta High Commissioner to Ghana, and received by key representatives from FBNBank. The bank has consistently focused on prioritizing customers and communities during its 27 years of operation in Ghana. As a member of the First Bank of Nigeria Limited Group, FBNBank Ghana is recognized for its excellent customer service and stakeholder engagement, contributing to its esteemed reputation in the industry.