The much anticipated Ali Bin Ali Finance Award 2014 took place on 15th September 2014 at Oryx Rotana. More than 170 members of the finance community from all the divisions and the senior management enjoyed a sensational night of celebrations.
The Ali Bin Ali Finance Awards, which is an initiative launched in 2013 by Mr. Iftekhar Ahmad, ABA Group CFO provided a platform for recognizing individuals, teams and finance departments who took extraordinary steps to improve business functions and make a tangible difference in service excellence. The process was then implemented by the core team consisted of Mr. M.F. Ismail – Group Treasury Manager, Mr. Irfan Sikander Bawa – Finance Manager of ABA&P, Mr. Ahmed Shahrieir – Finance Manager of ABA Printing Press and Ms. Nighat Ara – Finance Administrator.
The comprehensive selection process was conducted over a span of one year by panel of judges comprised with the members of the senior management in the Ali Bin Ali Finance team along with the core members of the respective teams. The winners were selected under 7 categories. i.e. Process Improvement, Extra Mile, Innovation, Customer Service, Internal Control, Management Reporting, and External Audit.
Speaking of the event, Mr. Iftekhar Ahmad, ABA Group CFO said “We came across some great teams and individuals who were dedicated in working towards efficiency and productivity improvement enforcing the Group Vision. The ABA Finance Awards 2014 is an avenue we selected to recognize their dedication. We look forward for another exciting and challenging period next year”
The winners were awarded with trophies and certificates amidst cheers of their teams. Everyone enjoyed the gala dinner and the night came to a conclusion in high spirits.
Congratulations to all the talented winners and best wishes for another inspiring season for ABA Finance Awards program.