International Bank of Qatar (ibq) received three significant awards at the “Banker Middle East Industry Awards 2016” ceremony on 12th May, 2016 at the Emirates Tower Hotel in Dubai.
Mr. Omar Bouhadiba, Managing Director at ibq, received ‘Best Customer Service Award’, Mr. Chaouki Daher, General Manager and Head of Private Banking at ibqwas awarded ‘Private Banker of the Year’, in addition to collecting the ‘Best Private Bank Award’ on behalf of the Bank.Banker Middle East Industry Awards are recognised as one of the most prestigious awards in the industry and are given to organisations that demonstrate best in class banking services in the region.
“At ibq, we believe that building long term relationships with our customers and partners is what shapes our industry today. We strive therefore to establish close relationships with each and every customer at the Bank, based on mutual solid trust which we built throughout years”, said ibq’s Managing Director, Omar Bouhadiba.“At ibq, you are not an account number. You are a name and a face. So this award is particularly rewarding to us” he continued.
The awards affirm ibq’s sustained foresight in delivering exceptional, value-added products, in addition to the Bank’s prudent investments in technology, human capital and streamlined banking operations that focus on impeccable customer service and client relationships. “It is an honor to be selected for this award out of many senior executives from around the region, and it is even a greater honor to be part of ibq. This is recognition of our full value chain and I would like to dedicate this award to the ibq family including our customers,”said ibq’s General Manager and Head of Private Banking, Chaouki Daher.
The Banker Middle East Industry Awards is the MENA Region’s leading Awards Programme. The event now in its 18th year was attended by 400 senior Bankers with 20 CEOs in attendance as well as Senior officials from the DIFC.