#Award: Access Bank Wins Karlsruhe Sustainability Award Twice in a Row



Access Bank Plc, the first African financial institution to win the Karlsruhe Sustainability Award in 2016, has emerged winner of the ‘Outstanding Business Sustainability Achievement’ Award for 2017, held in Germany, for the second time.

The award was presented to Access Bank Chief Executive Officer, Herbert Wigwe, in Karlsruhe, Germany, in recognition of the bank’s ability to incorporate economic, social and environmental aspects into its corporate strategy and business processes.

This prize also brings global recognition to the Bank’s impressive success in holistically embedding sustainability across all aspects of operations within the financial institution.

Speaking at the presentation ceremony which held on July 13th, 2017, Herbert Wigwe, Group Managing Director/CEO of Access bank said that the award validates the Bank’s continuous efforts and commitment to the Sustainable Development Goals; and guaranteed that the Bank will be further motivated and maintain profitable growth while embracing sustainability.


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