Mr. Mohammad Salem Omaid, President and CEO of Azizi Bank was conferred with The Asian Banker Promising Young Banker in Afghanistan Award for achievement in the period 2014 to 2016. The Asian Banker Promising Young Banker Award program is run only once every three years. Instituted in 2008 and now into its fourth iteration, it is designed to recognize the achievements of outstanding bankers under the age of 40 with bottom-line responsibilities. The program tracks the career development of next generation leaders in the increasingly complex financial services industry in Asia Pacific, Central Asia and Middle East. This is the first time this award is presented to an individual in the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan.
The Award was presented at the grand ceremony in Singapore on 8thJune 2017.