Accion Microfinance Bank has organised the 6th annual customers forum to express appreciation for the support of its customers and also get feedback about its services.
Speaking at the Forum, Ms. Bunmi Lawson; Managing Director/CEO of the bank gave kudos to the bank’s clients stressing that Accion is where it is today just because of them. She also used the medium to reassure them that the focus of Accion Microfinance bank still stands as the mission to economically empower micro-entrepreneurs and low income earners by providing access to financial services in a sustainable, ethical and profitable manner has not changed.
She promised they will continue to brainstorm to see how to reciprocate their undivided loyalty to the bank. She reported that although the outgoing year has been quite challenging both politically and economically, she stands to declare that their bank has done exceedingly and marvelously well in all the relevant indicators as the bank recorded giant strides in the year in line with its vision of being the market leader in the provision of microfinance and related financial services, at world class standards in Nigeria still leading while others continue to follow.
She said the bank has continued to be a reference and a rallying point for the regulators as it is always consulted before major decisions are taken in the Microfinance industry in Nigeria.
With 20 branchesand counting, Accion Microfinance Bank is the safe and secured haven for microentreprenuers and low income earners who desire a brighter future. The bank has a staff strength of over 600 spread across twenty branches and the Head Office.
Our issued and fully paid-up share capital of N1.205 billion as well as total asset of over N3.9 billion gives us a robust financial base to service our ever increasing customers. Little wonder we have disbursed over
N21.7bn in loans to 110,000 customer accounts since 2007 when we started.