ACC awarded Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank (ADCB) “Financial Institution of the Year 2011” at ACC 3rd Annual International GRC ‘&’ Financial Crimes Conference and Exhibition, held at the Habtoor Grand Resort ‘&’ Spa in Dubai.
The award was presented in recognition of the Bank’s excellent initiatives in Corporate Governance, protecting stakeholders’ interests and raising investor trust and confidence.
Hossam Abd El-Rahman, Managing Partner , Allied Compliance Consultants “ACC” said: “ACC is always awarding Financial Institutions with best achievements and recognizing their valuable efforts in sppite of all the challenges faced and turbulent times.”
Mr. Abd El-Rahman added: “ACC will continue its leading role in ensuring compliance globally, spreading the awareness and helping financial institutions protect their reputation, maintain compliance, manage their risks & fight financial crimes.”
Simon Copleston, Executive Vice President, General Counsel ‘&’ Board Secretary said: “This award further demonstrates ADCB’s commitment to excelling in governance. It would not have been possible without the strong guidance of the Bank’s Chairman, Board and Senior Management. The full-time involvement of suitably qualified and committed professionals, such as Rami, is vital for building governance structures in a complex financial institution.” On the occasion, Rami Raslan, said: “I am very proud and honored to be nominated to this prestigious award. The credit of course goes to our Corporate Governance team and ADCB for giving me this opportunity to excel in this field.” The ACC 3rd Annual International GRC ‘&’ Financial Crimes Conference and Exhibition was held to provide an un-matched comprehensive, engaging and informative learning experience with a networking opportunity for industry professionals, delegates, speakers, sponsors and exhibitors from around the world.
The Conference involved panel sessions and live dialogues from representatives from a number of MENA region jurisdictions, in addition to international experts and regulators addressing the most crucial regulatory developments and how to best comply with them.
About Allied Compliance Consultants “ACC”:
Allied Compliance Consultants “ACC” is an international professional services firm with MENA Headquarter in Dubai, United Arab Emirates and international presence in 24+ countries.
“ACC” is a team of highly skilled professionals who have gained their experiences through working in BIG FOUR International Audit Firms and the financial sector for many years. This firsthand knowledge benefits both the clients and candidates while having in depth discussions about their needs. It also enables our consultants to familiarize themselves easily and quickly in new organizations and implement real solutions based on the international best market practice.
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