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29 Jul 2021

AfrAsia Bank wins 2 prestigious awards for its private banking services and “The Believers” marketing campaign from the Digital Banker/Global Private Banker

AfrAsia Bank has bagged 2 prestigious accolades at this year’s The Digital Banker/ Global Private Banker awards including the Best Private Bank – Mauritius and Outstanding Marketing Campaign in the Pandemic, in recognition of the integrated “The Believers” Campaign, launched in Oct 2020. The Bank is the first financial institution in Mauritius to win these country-specific awards which reflect the quality of AfrAsia’s offering alongside international renowned banking players like JP Morgan, BNP Paribas, UBS, Julius Baer, and Standard Chartered.


 “This recognition testifies the customer-centricity of our business model, designed to better meet our clients’ needs as well as those of new generation of wealth owners and high net worth individuals who require more personal advisory and innovation. Despite the COVID-19 pandemic being an ongoing challenge, it has brought client relationships into sharper focus and effective customer engagement played a key role during this difficult time. We have to continuously strengthen our capabilities and operational effectiveness to provide our client base with further support so that they can achieve their financial goals. “commented Thierry Vallet, Interim CEO of AfrAsia Bank.


“We are delighted and honoured to receive this accolade for “The Believers” campaign.  This demonstrates our brand’s versatility and creativity to make positive differences despite the unprecedented challenges.  The pandemic has presented us with the opportunity to think differently and realign our initiatives to reach our customers with an impactful, authentic and relevant message which are the cornerstone of our brand since its inception,” stated Suneeta Motala, Chief Marketing Officer of AfrAsia Bank.


The Digital Banker is a globally trusted news, business intelligence and research partner for the worldwide financial services sector.  This awarding body recognizes banks, wealth managers and asset managers that are championing best practices across advisory, service, products and customer experience, amongst others, to meet the sophisticated needs of clients. It has received, in the past year, over 1,000 submissions from banks in award programmes that cover over 20 global awards and 70 regional awards across 60 countries.


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