Guaranty Trust Bank Plc has emerged the “Best Bank in Nigeria for 2014” by The Banker Magazine for promoting industry-wide excellence in global banking ethics and adherence to the highest corporate governance standards. The prestigious award ceremony which held recently in London had in attendance more than 350 senior executives from well over 120 countries.
The Banker published by the Financial Times of London is the world’s leading monthly journal of records for the banking industry, with over 90-years expertise in publishing development in the banking industry both Africa and on the global scale. For over 1000 applications collected, The Banker selects one winning bank for each of the 120 countries shortlisted.
Commenting on the award, mananging director and chief executive of GTB, Mr. Segun Agbaje said,“We are happy to receive this award” and attributed the bank’s achievements to the hardwork and commitment of its employees and loyalty of its customers. We are committed to building an enduring institution with strong values and sound corporate governance standards which will ensure that we continue to deliver over and above the expectations of all stakeholders.” SEE MORE ON PAGE 2