Union National Bank has won the prestigious Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Business Award for 2014 in the finance category for the third time, having earlier received this honour during 2008 and 2012.
His Highness Sheikh Maktoom Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, presented the MRM Business Award 2014 to UNB CEO Mohammad Nasr Abdeen at a glittering ceremony held at Madinat Jumeirah Dubai on 27th May 2015.
On the occasion, UNB CEO Mr. Abdeen extended his gratitude to H.H. Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai and to the members of Dubai Chamber.The latest honour is even more significant because the MRM Awards were opened this year to all companies in the GCC region making the competition tougher and the assessment more stringent.
Mr. Abdeen commented “It is a great honour for Union National Bank to be amongst the winners of the first ever Pan GCC MRM Business Award.”
“UNB’s continued achievements (international, regional and local) are an affirmation of the bank’s sustained commitment to Quality and perseverance in its pursuit of Business Excellence based on the vision set by H.H. Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, UNB Chairman and ably supported by the UNB board members and dedicated UNB staff.” Added Mr. Abdeen
The Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Business Award is dedicated to cultivate world class business culture in the region, with the ultimate goal of creating a high level competitive business environment that fosters trade, business development, and job creation, which ultimately contributes to a solid and sustainable growth of the GCC economies.
The prestigious Award is an intensive qualification initiative for businesses aiming to incorporate state-of-the-art international business best practices and compete globally.