Barwa Bank recognised for “Best Sukuk Arranger” and “Best Corporate Bank” at Islamic Business & Finance Awards 2014

Doha, 15 December, 2014–Barwa Bank, Qatar's fastest growing Shari’ah compliant banking service provider, has been named as “Best Sukuk Arranger” and “Best Corporate Bank” at the Islamic Business & Finance Awards 2014.

 Mr. Khalid Mahdi Al-Ahbabi, Executive General Manager and Chief Business Officer of Barwa Bank, accepted the awards on behalf of the bank at the ceremony that was held at the Jumeirah Emirates Hotel in Dubai.

 In a statement, Barwa Bank said:

We are delighted to be recognised with these awards, leading credence to our effective innovative approach to Shari’ah compliant banking. These awards are a testament that we have been very successful in balancing the traditions and compliance requirements of Shari’ah compliant banking with a contemporary approach to customer service and product development.

 The CPI Financial awards were established in 2005 to recognise the best performing institutions in a variety of regions where Islamic finance is either already developed or is rapidly expanding.