U Microfinance Bank Ltd. and Its President & CEO wins Global Good Governance Awards, 2021
Islamabad: 31st May 2021: During the Global Good Governance – 3G Awards held on May 25, 2021, U Microfinance Bank Ltd. was awarded The 3G Creativity and Innovation Award and U Bank President & CEO Mr. Kabeer Naqvi won The 3G Best Emerging Leader in Corporate Sector Award. The Global Good Governance Awards are held annually to celebrate and acknowledge individuals, institutions, and organizations around the world for their impact-driven work carried out with social responsibility and good governance.
Establishing itself as a pioneer within the industry; U Bank is the largest microfinance bank in terms of our network of 201 branches and 200 ATMs across 183 rural areas and cities in the country, providing a wide range of microfinance loans, digital & branchless banking solutions and deposit products. Moreover, U Bank in collaboration with Ufone under the name of UPaisa offers branchless banking services in over 45,000 designated agent locations all across Pakistan. This channel offers ease and convenience to customers in utilizing banking services.
The 3G Creativity and Innovation Award 2021 is a testament to UBank’s efforts to invest in technology, as well as in championing innovation and creativity in its operations and processes.
The 3G Best Emerging Leader in Corporate Sector Award honors UBank’s President & CEO Mr.Kabeer Naqvi for spearheading initiatives to socially and financially include underprivileged communities across Pakistan.
While virtually receiving the award, Mr. Kabeer Naqvi (President & CEO) said “U Microfinance Bank has been successfully enabling underserved Pakistanis and has been positively contributing towards poverty alleviation and economic empowerment. We have cemented our place in the microfinance ecosystem covering the greatest distance in the smallest amount of time and these awards are a testament to our team’s dedication to the mission of financial inclusion. U Bank will continue its process of self-reflection and relearning to improve our products and services for greater meaningful impact in the lives of those we serve.”