KWFT participated in the 12th annual celebration of the Think Business Banking Awards 2017 which was held at Radisson Blu Hotel in Nairobi on Thursday 4th May 2017.
Driven by the strong theme of Digital Banking; The new frontier, the awards objective was to encourage innovation, prudence and stability in the banking sector by recognizing, awarding and celebrating exemplary performance in the sector.
The successful event had over 400 guests from the Kenya’s banking sector and was officiated by the Cabinet Secretary in the Ministry of Information and Communications Hon. Joseph Mucheru, who shared enlightening remarks on the current growth of technology and laid emphasis on digital banking in Kenya.
KWFT was recognized and awarded three trophies in the highly competitive categories namely:
- Overall Best Micro-Finance Bank – 1st Position
- Best Microfinance Bank in Agriculture and Livestock Financing – 1st Position
- Best Microfinance Bank in Product Innovation – 1st Runners Up
During the event KWFT’s very own founder Dr. Mary Okelo was awarded the Life Time Achievement Award. We salute and applaud her passion, hard work and resilience whose impact in the banking sector is acknowledged all over the world.
KWFT appreciates all its stakeholders and remains committed to impacting lives and creating sustainable financial inclusion.