Fiaseman Rural Bank Limited at Bogoso in the Prestea Huni-Valley district of the Western Region has received five prestigious awards within a week.
The awards include: The Chamber Rural Bank of the Year – 2017 by the Ghana National Chamber of Commerce & Industry; 37th Company on the Ghana Club 100 – 2017; Rural Bank of the Year award by the Association of Rural Bans, Ghana, recently in Bolgatanga at the Association’s Biennial General Meeting and Excellence Awards; Best Rural Bank in the Western Region and Loan Financing Bank of the Year 2017 – 2nd Runner-up.
In a citation presented to Fiaseman Rural Bank by the Ghana Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the bank’s exceptional performance and added value, and impacts through its operational performance have succeeded in placing communities in which the bank operates in the limelight.
Fiaseman Rural Bank’s presence at twelve different locations in the Western Region shows the bank’s potential to be a trail-blazer in the rural and community banking space.
The bank posted a total asset value of approximately GH¢105million in the year under review, as compared to a little over GH¢89million in 2016.
The bank’s Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives in the areas of education, health, community development among others continue its mission to perpetual glory, as the bank is appreciated for its sterling services.
In another citation presented to the bank by the Association of Rural Banks, Ghana, Fiaseman Rural Bank fulfilled its duty to transform the lives and businesses of its shareholders, and has proved itself a worthy choice at the 3rd Edition of the Rural Banking Excellence Awards.
The bank has not relented from its vision of becoming the leading and preferred rural bank in the face of competition from equally competitive rural banks.
The bank has also touched and transformed the lives of many through Corporate Social Responsibility schemes which continue to position it firmly in the hearts of beneficiaries.
The bank’s interest in the business of its customers is remarkable, and it has sustained this for many years.
In recognition of these remarkable accomplishments and the bank’s contribution to the rural banking industry, the Association of Rural Banks-Ghana (ARB) conferred on Fiaseman Rural Bank Ltd. the Rural Bank of the Year – 2017 award.
The bank’s General Manager, Mr. Kaedabi Donkor, says it is committed to service efficiency and quality as well as having a responsibility to impact society, particularly the communities in which the bank operates. According to him, these recognitions motivate them to intensify their work efficiency and improve on the bank’s operational performance.
In brief remarks after the award’s presentation, Mr. Donkor said he was grateful to the board and management as well as the entire staff, as he recognises their unique individual roles and contribution which saw the bank win all these prestigious awards in only one week.
He finally dedicated the awards to the bank’s cherished customers and all relevant stakeholders, saying their loyalty with the bank has brought them to this enviable position.