• Wed. Apr 24th, 2024

Zenith Bank Secures Top Honours As Nigeria’s Best Bank For The Fourth Time At Global Finance Awards 2024

In a remarkable feat of resilience and excellence, Zenith Bank Plc has clinched the prestigious title of the Best Bank in Nigeria at the Global Finance Best Banks Awards 2024. This marks the fourth time in the last five years that Zenith Bank has secured this esteemed accolade, reaffirming its position as a leader in Nigeria’s financial landscape.

The Global Finance Best Banks Awards 2024 saw Zenith Bank competing with top financial institutions from 36 countries across Africa, showcasing its unwavering commitment to excellence on a global scale. The selection process, overseen by the editors of Global Finance, involved extensive consultations with industry experts, corporate executives, and analysts worldwide.

Factors considered in evaluating the top banks encompassed a blend of quantitative metrics and qualitative assessments, ranging from growth in assets and profitability to innovation in products and strategic relationships. This rigorous process ensures that the winners represent the pinnacle of banking excellence.

Dr. Ebenezer Onyeagwu, the outgoing Group Managing Director/Chief Executive of Zenith Bank, expressed gratitude for the honor, describing it as a testament to the bank’s resilience and dedication in navigating challenging economic environments. He credited the visionary leadership of the founder and chairman, Jim Ovia, CFR, along with the astute guidance of the board, the commitment of the staff, and the loyalty of the customers, for the bank’s continued success.

Joseph D. Giarraputo, publisher and editorial director of Global Finance, highlighted the evolving landscape of banking, emphasizing the importance of technological innovation and long-term reliability. He underscored the significance of the Best Banks Awards in recognizing institutions that excel in providing comprehensive services and adapting to industry advancements.

Global Finance’s Best Banks Awards are globally renowned for their credibility and influence, with winners selected across 150 countries and territories. Founded in 1987, Global Finance has established itself as a trusted authority in the financial sector, setting the standard for excellence in banking.

Zenith Bank’s track record of excellence extends beyond the Global Finance Awards, with numerous accolades recognizing its outstanding performance. From digital innovation to corporate governance and sustainability, Zenith Bank continues to set the benchmark for banking excellence in Nigeria and beyond.

Hyacinth Beluchukwu Nwafor

Hyacinth Beluchukwu Nwafor is a seasoned journalist and the CEO/Founder Belch Digital Communications, publishers of Hybrid News Nigeria.

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