Posted on April 14, 2018

International Bank of Qatar (ibq) was recognized for its exceptional services to its customers by winning "Best Customer Centric Banking Brand Qatar 2017” from Global Brands Magazine for the second consecutive year.

The UK-based Global Brands Magazine is a prestigious international magazine offering exceptional views, news, and analyses on the world's various brands. Winners are selected after evaluations by experts from the magazine and an independent external research agency based on available information, market research, and other criteria.

Commenting on the prize, ibq Managing Director Omar Bouhadiba said: "Winning this prestigious award for the second consecutive year proves that we always work to improve and develop our services to our customers. At ibq, we see our customers not as account numbers, but as people with whom we build genuine and close relationships. This is why these relations continued over 60 years of operations in Qatar. We are proud of this award, and we promise our customers even stronger commitment and more exceptional and personalized services."

For his part, Jay Reddy, Head of Branding at Global Brands Magazine, commented: "With its extensive market experience, ibq realizes the value of its customers. This award is a global recognition of the exceptional service quality the bank offers its customers, a service that reflects clear vision and powerful customer-centric strategy. We thank ibq for its quality service and we congratulate the bank on this award."

Global Brands Awards were established to honor excellence and to recognize companies across all sectors. ibq stood out among its peers in the sector and was selected for the award from among a large number of nominees.