Early this year KWFT was nominated to participate in the Catalyst Awards 2016. The Award was set up by Kenya Bankers Association (KBA) to recognize banks that drive sustainability by embedding it in their core business operations, strategy and governance structures. It also highlighted and celebrated the role of the firm in driving innovative and sustainable business decisions that create long-term value for clients.
The award is a confirmation that the Institution’s believe in the triple bottom line approach that lays emphasis on social impact is rewarding.
For this reason after a rigorous and highly competitive judging exercise which involved preparing and presenting several case studies and clients visits, KWFT was recognized in the following categories:
- Overall Best Practice In Sustainable Finance (Tier 3) – Winner 1st Position
- Best Practice in Sustainable Finance; Tier 3 – Winner 1st Position
- Client Case Study – Financing Micro, Small & Medium-Sized Companies – 2nd Position
KWFT believes in Sustainable Financing and is committed to implement the Sustainable Financial Initiatives while remaining committed to its mission of partnering with women in their creation of wealth.