Guaranty Trust Bank Plc, GTB, has bagged the EMEA Finance awards as the “Best Bank in Nigeria” and the “Best Bank for CSR in Africa.” Its Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Segun Agbaje, also bagged the award for the CEO of the Year, which he won in 2013, thus becoming the first ever repeat winner in the history of the awards.
EMEA Finance is a leading bimonthly global industry publication that reports on the major financial events and happenings initiated and influenced by the international financial industry active in Europe, Middle East and Africa.
The award celebrates Africa’s most innovative banks taking into consideration its market strength, profitability, growth and earnings, potentials and quality of management.
According to Christopher Moore, Publisher and Chief Executive of EMEA Finance Magazine: “In recent years, GTBank has attracted laudable accolades for its efforts in growing local communities through key interventions for SMEs in the Fashion and Food industry.
This novel initiative of the Bank, has enabled it create free platforms for budding entrepreneurs across Africa to grow their businesses. In recognition of the bank’s effort in impacting local communities across Africa, GTBank is the proud winner of the 2017 Best Bank for CSR in Africa.”