Access Bank Plc has received the Global Banking Alliance for Women Market Champion 2015 Award.
The bank explained in a release that the award seeks to recognize and celebrate Nigerian women, home and in the Diaspora who have impacted on the Nigerian economy and their immediate environment positively.
During the just concluded 14th annual summit of the Global Banking Alliance (GBA) for Women in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Access Bank bagged the award for the Women’s Market Champion 2015, alongside banks across the world that have implemented successful women market programmes.
The Global Banking Alliance for Women is the leading international consortium of financial institutions and other organizations interested in building women’s wealth worldwide. GBA member institutions work in 135 countries to build innovative, comprehensive programmes that provide women entrepreneurs with vital access to capital, markets, education and training. With the presence of bankers, policymakers, multilateral and bilateral representatives, academics, and other stakeholders, the GBA summit is the seminal and most comprehensive event for women’s financial inclusion in the world.