For its sterling leadership in the financial industry, Fidelity Bank Ghana Limited has been adjudged Bank of the Year at the 2021 Ghana Business Awards held at the Kempinski Hotel in Accra.
The Ghana Business Awards is a prestigious awards programme that recognizes individuals and companies that play significant roles in the growth and development of their respective business sectors while recognising the key functions within those sectors that promote growth and sustainability.
Fidelity Bank was awarded the Bank of the Year for its excellent financial performance, digital transformation agenda and its strong social impact initiatives which have positively impacted different sectors of the economy.
The Founder and Board Chairman of the Bank, Edward Effah, received the Business Meritorious Award for his outstanding and consistent leadership over the years in the industry, and the Bank’s Managing Director (MD), Julian Kingsley Opuni, was recognized as the Best CEO in the private sector for his introduction of significant innovations that enhanced the bank’s brand, reduced cost and increased profit.
Acknowledging the recognition, Julian Opuni said, “This award is dedicated to the entire staff of Fidelity Bank in recognition of our hard work and I thank the organisers for honouring Fidelity’s efforts and innovation in the industry.
“What we do every day—managing relationships while providing solutions to our numerous customers—is very important work and we love it. I thank the entire Fidelity team for always choosing to go the extra mile for our customers.”
Fidelity has grown from strength to strength in becoming a world-class financial institution because the bank understands that its success is driven by the loyalty and support of its customers.