Amrahbank wins ‘HR Team of Year’ award
Baku, Azerbaijan, Nov. 18
Amrahbank was awarded with "HR Team of the Year". The foreign experts attended the event entitled "Baku HR Experience 3" held in Boulvard Hotel on November 16.
The event was organized by "P World", an international company, with sponsorship of Pashabank, Fireworks HRM, AMCHAM.
As for information, well-known local and international companies operating in Azerbaijan, including Amrahbank, Germes Consulting, Nobel Oil Ltd, AZFEN J.V. and other leading companies attended the contest on various categories.
The participating companies were assessed by the jury which consisted of famous international experts. Mr. Ron Thomas, Managing Director at StrategyFocusedHR, Mr. Albert Hakkers, former HR Director at Diageo Europe, Mrs. Yolaine von Braczy, former Vice-President HR at Bristol-Mayers Squibb France, Mrs. Teddy Frank, former VP Global Lead for Culture and Change Management at Philips, Mr. Dennis Frank, Deloitte North America Learning Lead for Human Capital were members of the jury.
The judging criteria included the recent progress acquired in personnel development, corporate achievements, reforms on Human Resources management, increase in the number of staff, organizing corporate events, transparency in working environment, perspectives created for the development of employees and other indices of the participating companies.
The recent activity of Amrahbank was appreciated by the international experts.
As a result, the bank was selected as a winner of "HR Team of the Year" award among medium-sized companies at the final stage of the contest. Meanwhile, it is worth to note that, Amrahbank was awarded with "HR Team of the Year" among medium-sized companies at "Baku HR Experience 1" in 2013. It is an honour for the bank staff that Amrahbank has been awarded by foreign experts at this international event.
Established in 1993 Amrahbank is one of the oldest and leading commercial banks of Azerbaijan. It offers wide range of retail and corporate banking products and services such as opening of current and deposit accounts, plastic cards, clearing operations, consumer and business loans, local and international money transfers, documentary operations, trade finance, etc.
International Investment Bank based in Bahrain (www.iib-bahrain.com) is the strategic shareholder of Amrahbank since 2008.
Currently, 24 branches and 1 sub-branch of the bank are operating. The bank's branch network covers the capital and regions of our republic such as Sumgait, Tovuz, Shamkir, Barda, Ganja, Goyanboy, Lankaran and Masalli.