We’re thrilled to announce that Bank al Etihad was awarded Best Socio-Economic Impact Bank in Jordan by Business Vision magazine.
Business Vision’s readers nominated Bank al Etihad based on 10 key criteria: strength of vision, response to market demands, business model, value creation, corporate achievements, innovation, adoption of technology, delivery of high ESG standards, impact of verbal submission by the shortlisted company, and strength of nominations.
The bank has now evolved into the third largest commercial bank in Jordan with $7.2 billion in assets. Through our strong partnerships, diversified business lines, and exemplary governance, we have successfully provided our clients with tools to help them shape their future. Especially with our solutions dedicated to women economic empowerment that offers financial and non-financial services since women make up 35% of our clientele and half of our workforce.
How Best Socio-Economic Impact Bank fits into our greater vision
Social responsibility and economic empowerment are at the heart of our corporate culture. We take our role in the socio-economic development of Jordan very seriously, where our CSR and volunteering projects and initiatives are all impact driven and contribute to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UNSDG) including but not limited to:
Goal 4: Quality Education, Goal 5: Gender Equality, Goal 8: Decent Work & Economic Growth, Goal 10: Reduced Inequalities, Goal 11: Sustainable Cities & Communities, Goal 12: Responsible Consumption & Production.
Our pillars that serve these goals are: access to knowledge, financial inclusion and economic empowerment, entrepreneurship, innovation and financial technology, community wellbeing and the environment.
Winners of the The Business Vision (BV) Awards Programme are picked according to outstanding corporate achievements and through a judging panel, based on maintaining, implementing and building on their success well into the future.
Throughout our journey, we’ve focused on projects that empower customers to bank with us anytime and anywhere. And so we will focus on having a modern, flexible, and reliable infrastructure that enables the bank to grow its customer base and serve customers with zero interruption.