LAGOS, NOVEMBER 3, 2016 – Stanbic IBTC Bank, a member of the Standard Bank Group, has won two awards at the Global Private Banking Awards for 2016 by Professional Wealth Management (PWM) and The Banker Magazine. The bank was named the ‘Best Private Bank (Wealth and Investment) in Nigeria’ and the ‘Best Private Bank in Kenya,’ an award it is winning for the second consecutive year. Stanbic IBTC was the only organisation so honoured in the West African sub-region.
The awards, a joint venture between The Banker and PWM Magazine, both part of the Financial Times Group, reward excellence in wealth management among banks from the Americas, Europe, Asia, Middle East and Africa, based on qualitative and quantitative criteria.
The winners were announced at a gala dinner and awards ceremony at the Four Seasons Hotel in Park Lane, London, with Busola Jejelowo, Head, Wealth and Investment, Stanbic IBTC Asset Management Limited, representing Stanbic IBTC.
“Our wealth management philosophy centres on managing, growing and protecting the generational wealth of our clients and their families.
“Our goals-driven investment approach allows our clients to take a long-term view of their investments, whilst simultaneously meeting their short-term lifestyle needs.
Our aim is to accompany our clients through each stage of their life, giving purpose to their wealth and ensuring they leave a lasting legacy,” Chief Executive, Stanbic IBTC Asset Management Limited, Mrs. Bunmi Dayo-Olagunju, said.