QIIB secures ‘Best Islamic Digital Bank in Qatar for 2022’ award

By Shilpa Annie Joseph, Official Reporter
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Qatar International Islamic Bank (QIIB) has been named the ‘Best Islamic Digital Bank in Qatar for the year 2022’ during the 2022 awards ceremony of banking excellence and achievement, which is organized on an annual basis by the World Union of Arab Bankers.

The high-profile event was attended by a large number of representatives of the Arab and international banking sector, experts, and a group of representatives of the Arab and international business sectors.

Mr. Omar Abdulaziz Al Meer, Head of the Business Development and Alternative Channels Sector at QIIB, received the award during the ceremony, which was also attended by Mr. George Hobeikah, Head of the Information Technology Sector at QIIB.

Dr. Abdulbasit Ahmed al-Shaibei
Dr. Abdulbasit Ahmed al-Shaibei

“We are very proud of keeping pace with the economic development in Qatar, which is achieving the best indicators in the field of digital advancement in all sectors. This has been recognized by experts from the most renowned international technological companies, many of whom have opened regional branches in Doha. Consequently, this has created a real drive for further progress in the field of the provision of digital services- be it in banking or other key sectors. QIIB has invested heavily in banking technology for a long period, based on the belief that digital transformation in the banking sector is an urgent necessity and a critical factor in improving the operational environment. This is extremely important and reflects the change that has occurred in customer behavior and banking services entirely, towards their digitization on a larger scale.”

“QIIB’s winning of the ‘2022 Best Islamic Digital Bank in Qatar’ Award reflects the great efforts made by the bank’s team, and it is a culmination of great experiences and efforts that have been made over a long period,” the CEO further added.

As per the statement, the World Union of Arab Bankers recognized QIIB with this award in view of its incredible achievements in the field of digital transformation during the recent period and the exceptional improvement of its services and products, which the Bank made available to its customers digitally in line with the best industry standards.

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