UBA shines at 2017 CFO awards •Picks up Best Bank in Risk Management, •Woman of Excellence in Finance

Mrs. Abiola Bawuah

The pan-African financial institution, United Bank for Africa (Ghana) Limited, has once again been recognised for its achievements in the banking industry.

The bank secured Best Bank, Risk Management for the strong risk management practices built into its business operations, which have protected the institution from numerous emerging threats.

The bank’s Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Mrs. Abiola Bawuah, was adjudged Woman of Excellence in Finance as part of the Special Recognition Awards.

Commenting on the award, Mrs. Abiola expressed her delight saying: “It is a special recognition award; it means someone out there was watching my contribution from the corner I find myself. I am encouraged through this recognition to spur-on everyone out there to focus and continue contributing their best to their organisations”.

The Awards ceremony, in its third year, celebrated the achievement, innovation and vision of Chief Finance Officers (CFOs) of listed industries.

It also recognised finance executives, teams and leading finance organisations whose exceptional leadership has elevated the standards of accountability within the business, displayed prowess in managing organisations’ wealth, and reinforced the nation’s economic growth.

UBA Ghana is a subsidiary of UBA Plc, which is one of the leading banking and financial services company on the African continent.

The bank provides services to over 14 million customers globally, through one of the most diverse service channels in sub-Saharan Africa with over 1,000 branches and customer touch-points, and vigorous online and mobile banking platforms.

thebftonline.com l Ghana


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