KANBAWZA Bank (KBZ) has won Banker of the Year award in Asia 2015, Best Commercial Bank in Myanmar 2015 and Best Retail Bank in Myanmar 2015, titles awarded by World Finance.
U Aung Ko Win, Chairman of KBZ Bank Ltd accepted the Banker of the Year award in Asia 2015 award at a ceremony held at the London Stock Exchange on 3 December.
Officials of KBZ Bank Ltd also accepted the Best Commercial Bank in Myanmar 2015 and Best Retail Bank in Myanmar 2015 at the ceremony.
KBZ Bank was chosen as the winner of the Best Commercial Bank and Best Retail Bank for its efforts toward the development of the country with its more than 360 bank branches nationwide and for its contributions to the improvement of businesses with loans and banking services, for becoming a pioneer in Myanmar for modern banking services, for meeting international standards by linking with international banks and for the overall improvement of banking service quality, according to the statement of World Finance.
The statement from Word Finance said that KBZ’ chairman U Aung Ko Win has performed very well as the head of the business while providing his country with financial assistance as part of their efforts to put the country on the path to development.
Seven bankers from seven different continents were also awarded Bankers of the Year 2015 awards by World Finance during the ceremony.