The 2023 Euromoney Awards for Excellence have named Zenith Bank Plc the “Best Bank for Digital Solutions in Nigeria.”
The bank said in a statement on Wednesday that the honor highlighted the firm’s exceptional accomplishments in providing cutting-edge digital financial solutions.
On the award, the Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Zenith Bank Plc, Dr Ebenezer Onyeagwu, said, “We are delighted to receive the distinction as the Best Bank for Digital Solutions in Nigeria. This accolade serves as a validation of Zenith Bank’s trailblasing initiatives in integrating advanced technology within Nigeria’s financial services sector. Our commitment to expanding the horizons of digital financial services is unwavering, and we will persist in our efforts to innovate and deliver enhanced value to our customers and stakeholders.”
“Technology now stands as the cornerstone of the financial services sector,” stated Onyeagwu, going on to dedicate the award to Jim Ovia, the founder and chairman of Zenith Bank Plc, for his visionary approach to integrating technology into banking and for creating an exemplary model for service delivery at a time when the potential of technology in banking was not yet fully realized.
The head of the bank also expressed gratitude to the personnel for their unwavering commitment to creating a powerful financial institution, the board for their direction, and the bank’s customers for their steadfast support.
Since their establishment in 1992, Euromoney’s Awards for achievement have honored achievement in the international banking sector. A record number of bank submissions were submitted for this year’s edition of the regional and national awards program, which encompasses more than 50 regional awards and the best bank awards in 100 nations.