Ecobank has been named Best Digital Bank in Africa at the Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2017
Also, Ecobank Ghana was recognized as the Best Bank in Ghana.
Euromoney’s Awards for Excellence was established in 1992.
The award ceremony, which took place at the Tower of London, considered almost 1,500 submissions from banks in about 100 countries.
The Bank’s Chief Executive Officer, Ade Ayeyemi, said the award validates the positive impact of the Ecobank digital strategy.
“We are using digital technology to financially include many millions more into formal financial systems, and therefore improve lives across Africa, so it is wonderful to be acknowledged in this way,” he said.
Regional Executive for Anglophone West Africa and Managing Director, Ecobank Ghana, Dan Sackey, also said he is excited to see Ghana win the award for the third consecutive year.
“Over the past 12 months we have invested particularly in our digital services. This award is proof that we continue to provide convenient, relevant and reliable banking solutions to our clients, year after year,” Sackey said.
Ecobank in 2016 consolidated its digital transformation agenda with the launch of the Ecobank App which enables customers to depend more on its digital platforms to do their daily banking activities
The Ecobank Mobile App enables customers to do instant payments; open accounts, as well as do instant transfers across 33 countries in Africa.Please subscribe to our newsletter