ABA Bank celebrates 20 years of success
Following its corporate tradition, on 17 December 2016 ABA Bank held its annual staff party in Phnom Penh. This year, around 1,600 employees of the Bank from all over Cambodia attended the event marking the biggest celebration of the year.
The annual staff party gathers the Bank staff for praising the results and awarding the best employees, teams, talents and branches in a friendly and warm welcoming atmosphere.
This year’s annual staff party was held under the slogan “20 years of building success”, marking the 20th anniversary of incorporation the Bank in 1996. In his opening remark, Mr. Askhat Azhikhanov, the CEO of ABA Bank summed up the bank's progress in two decades.“In 20 years, we successfully grew from a single-branch bank to a full-scale financial institution with the third-largest branch network and the second-largest ATM network in Cambodia. ABA Bank is now one of the top 5 banks of the country.”
Mr. Azhikhanov also enumerated the most prominent achievements of ABA in 2016: share increase of National Bank of Canada to 90%, making it the major shareholder in ABA; opening of 9 new branches; significant growth of ABA Mobile popularity; glorious recognition of the Bank from the world’s top three international financial magazines; cooperation with Manulife, one of the world’s leading life insurance companies, and many others.
Another significant part of the event was awarding the employees who have been serving ABA Bank since its incorporation, as well as praising the best employees and teams of 2016 for the their hard work and commitment throughout the whole year.
All the guests afterwards immersed in the entertainment programs featuring the shadow dance performance, ABA’s Got Talent contest, lucky draw with valuable prizes, and dancing program.