Business News of Wednesday, 22 February 2017
Source: Heritage Bank
Heritage Bank Limited, a wholly owned Ghanaian bank, has unveiled its brand and first ultra-modern branch, during an official launch ceremony at its head office, at Airport City. The launch ceremony was attended by, Prof Ayensu former chairman of the inspection panel of the World Bank, Dr Abdul-Nashiru Issahaku, Governor of the Bank of Ghana, Mr Kwame Mpiani, Dr Amanfo, Representatives from the Bank of Ghana, the Ga Mantse and a host of other high profiled dignitaries.
Heritage Bank becomes the 33rd entrant into the banking sector. The Bank consists of a team of highly experienced professionals, who have a strong backing of industry giants in the form of their Board of Directors.
The Board Chairman, Professor Kwesi Botchwey during his address, noted that the continued economic growth and activity in the country, coupled with the rise in a discerning populace, will create the need for additional banking and bespoke financial services, which Heritage Bank, will help address.
The Managing Director of the bank, Mr. Patrick Edwin Fiscian during his welcome speech said “Heritage Bank would be a name that will be synonymous with trust, ethics and sound advice, and will be called a listening bank. This is because it will listen to the ideas, suggestions and needs of customers and subsequently, craft tailored banking solutions to suit each customer”.
Mr Fiscian also mentioned that the banks mission is to offer world class banking services and to create convenience for their customers, making it possible for them to fulfil their goals and aspirations. He continued by stating that their mission informs their focus towards investing in highly skilled people and world class technology, to offer robust and safe services to customers.
Heritage Bank offers Personal, Private, SME and Corporate Banking services and is slated to roll out technological industry firsts to ensure customers’ needs are met in a way that conforms to the growing digitized world. The Bank as part of its proposition to make life more convenient for customers, offers extended banking hours from 8:30am till 6:00pm.