(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) Cementing its position as one of Oman's most dynamic retail and corporate banking institutions, Bank Sohar announced that it was the only entity from Oman to have won three individual accolades at the 2014 Banker Middle East Product Awards, organised by CPI Financial.
Bank Sohar was recognised for Best Customer Service “ Retail Banking,' Best Cash Management' and Best Corporate Card.' All three awards were presented to the bank by Adam Broom, CEO of CPI Financial, at an event held at the bank's premises on June 30. Receiving the awards on behalf of the bank was Dr Mohamed Abdulaziz Kalmoor, CEO of Bank Sohar, in the presence of R. Narasimhan, DGM & head, retail banking; Munira Abdulnabi Macki, DGM human resource & corporate support; Nasser al Maawali, DGM & head, internal audit; and other executives and senior management of the bank.
On receiving the awards, Dr Kalmoor said, ''Bank Sohar continues to constantly and consistently grow since its inception seven years ago. Our customercentric approach and pioneering product range has earned us a reputation as one of the leading banks in the sultanate. These awards are a testament to our successful strategies and quality of products and services provided.
However, these recognitions would not have been possible without the support and guidance of the board of directors and the commitment of the bank's management and employees, who constantly strive to deliver above and beyond customer expectations; and of course to the loyalty and support of our customers.
''Each award highlights key aspects of Bank Sohar's products, services and operations,. The Best Cash Management' award represents the efficient use of cash resources at the bank as well as efficient ATM operations. The Best Corporate Card' award on the other hand, was earned by the bank due to its astute management of its corporate credit card business and the excellent benefits the product offers. Bank Sohar's Excel Corporate Credit Card outperforms nearly every other corporate credit card in the market.
It is a universal payment solution designed to help businesses accurately, manage corporate expenditure as well as enabling the cardholder to make better and more informed business related decisions; which in turn greatly benefits the company. The Best Customer Service - Retail Banking' award, is recognition of Bank Sohar's market leading customer-service standards and high levels of customer satisfaction across our entire retail branc