Dubai-based CBD wins honors at MEA Finance 2020 Awards

By Rahul Vaimal, Associate Editor
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Commercial Bank of Dubai
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One of the leading banks in the UAE, the Deira-based Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD) has secured multiple honors at the prestigious MEA Finance 2020 Awards.

CDB was recognized as the “Best Commercial Bank” and the bank which carried out the “Best Digital Transformation” at the award ceremony.

Senior officials from the bank including Dr. Bernd van Linder, Chief Executive Officer, Abdul Rahim Al Nimer, General Manager – Corporate Banking, Stefan Kimmel, Chief Operating Officer received the awards at a ceremony held at the CBD Headquarters in Dubai.

Dr. Bernd van Linder
Commercial Bank of Dubai

“It is a matter of immense pride that CBD has won the “Best Commercial Bank in the UAE” and “Best Digital Transformation in the UAE” by MEA Finance Awards. We are a pioneering financial institution operating for over 50 years and have been at the forefront of developing advanced banking solutions to meet the needs of our customers based on an in-depth understanding of their requirements and a consistent focus on providing exceptional customer service.”

MEA Finance Awards

Organized by MEA Finance Magazine, the MEA Finance Awards honors banking and financial institutions from across the Middle East and Africa region for their excellence in creating robust financial systems through innovation and digital transformation as well as advancing the overall industry.

Commercial Bank of Dubai

With more than $23 billion in assets, Dubai-based Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD) is considered the 7th largest bank in the UAE, based on total assets.