GCB Bank has for the second time been adjudged the Most Compliant Focused Bank in Africa at the just ended Africa Compliance Professional awards (ACCPA) in Luanda, Angola.
The award was organized by the Association of Certified Compliance Professionals in Africa (ACCPA).
Especially in this era where many banks have collapsed due to non-compliance in their operations, this award consolidates GCB’s efficiency in compliance.
It brought together compliance professionals within the financial sector in Africa.
Head of Compliance GCB, Mr. Abudulai Osman won the (Anti-Money Laundering) AML Professional of the year 2018.
Ms. Diana Konadu Opoku also of the Compliance Department won best article of the year. In all, 11 awards were picked up by several organizations and individuals that have distinguished themselves in areas of risk management and compliance for the year.
Managing Director, Mr. Ray Sowah applauded the Compliance team for their sterling performance at the ACCPA wards.
He urged the team to ensure best practices in compliance are adhered to and also educate staff on issues bordering on compliance.
The awards climax a two-day conference for Compliance Professionals in Africa which was organized by the ACCPA Africa under the theme “Improving Risk and Compliance Standards in Africa” in Luanda, Angola.