BARWA Bank Group holds 2nd Business Excellence Awards Ceremony

Doha, 6th April 2014 -Barwa Bank Group, Qatar's fastest growing Shari’ah compliant banking service provider, held its 2nd Business Excellence Awards Ceremony, honoring the group’s best performers at the Hilton Hotel on Wednesday 2nd April 2014.

 The Bank’s Chairman, H.E. Sheikh Mohammed bin Hamad bin Jassim al-Thani, welcomed the Barwa Bank Group Board of Directors and employees to the evening and spoke about the group’s accomplishments to date, “We have come along way veryquicklyas a groupand in the past year – wemade ‚Äč‚Äčoutstanding achievements which resulted in a significant increase in Barwa Bank Group’s net incomeandotherfinancial results, this is a clear indication ofgrowthin the domestic market and Barwa Bank leadership team.In addition to our financial accomplishment, Barwa Bank was also chosen as Qatar’s fastest growing Shari’ah compliant banking service provider and I am proud to retain the title year on year.  Tonight, we honor 18 employees who went the extra mile in contributing to the success of the organization. They have been awarded for their tremendous efforts in   increasing profits, reducing costs, providing outstanding customer value and improving efficiencies in many aspects of work.”

 From his side Khalid Yousef AI SubeaiActing Group Chief Executive Officer thanked H.E. Sheikh Mohammed bin Hamad bin Jassim al-Thani and the Board for their confidence; He also thanked the employees for their commitment, dedication and sold contribution Saying “I have no doubt that we will achieve our group vision, (To be regarded as one of the world’s leading Islamic financial services groups); and I’m sure we will add more achievements to the group working together as one team”.

Nasser Mohammed Al Hajri, Head of the group of administrative services thanked BARWA Bank group Board of Directors, CEOS and employeesSaid: "Since the start of BARWA Bank this administration was working on the adoption of the best ways to improve staff performance.

 The Business Excellence Award was established to provide us with the opportunity to thank, reward and recognize our employees who have gone above and beyond the call of duty, for their outstanding contribution to the fulfillment of group vision”

 Wael M. Fakhr El-Deen, Group Head of Quality & Business Excellence unveiled Business Excellence Awardees for 2013, “The Business Excellence Awards a yearly initiative which promotes excellence across all sectors of banking group. It helps to inspire and motivate the team. Each and every one of us is driven to provide our customers with the highest level of service to become the most recommended Shari’ah compliant bank in Qatar” Looking forward to the Business Excellence Awards 2014!.

 This initiative is part of Barwa Bank management’s commitment to support group staff and to be regarded as one of the world’s leading Islamic financial services groups.