Press Release

Standard Chartered Bank Ghana PLC retains position as Digital Bank of the Year for the 4th year running

  • Bank reclaims its titles at the 12th Ghana Information Technology and Telecoms Awards (GITTA) held in Accra
  • The award comes prior to the hosting of the 2nd SC Digital, Banking, Innovation and Fintech Festival

November 2022 – Accra: Standard Chartered Bank Ghana PLC has once again been named the Digital Bank of the Year and the Bank’s banking platform, SC Mobile, has been adjudged the Mobile Banking App of the Year for the 6th consecutive time at the 2022 Ghana Information Technology & Telecom Awards (GITTA).

These honours were extended to Standard Chartered for its continuous excellent service, innovation and utilization of cutting-edge technology in the provision of banking services to its clients at the 12th GITTA Awards Gala.

Standard Chartered reclaiming the awards it won last year underscores its position as the undisputed leader and authority in Ghana’s digital banking service provision. These awards come prior to the Bank hosting the 2nd Digital, Banking, Innovation and Fintech Festival – under the theme “Powering Africa’s Digital Economy: Platforms | Players | Policy”.

Digital technology has changed the way Africa’s financial service industry offers products and services to consumers.

Yvonne Gyebi, Head, Customer, Private and Business Banking at Standard Chartered Bank Ghana PLC acknowledging the awards said, “This is truly a humbling moment for the bank to be recognized for the fourth year running. This is testament to our continued commitment to put our clients at the centre of all our innovations, products and services.”

“We will continue to invest in technology, innovate with our banking solutions like the SC DigiAdvisory platform, flagship Straight2Bank Next Gen platform for corporate clients and the award-winning SC Mobile Digital Bank,” she added.

Standard Chartered continues to invest in its employees and have the right people to deliver on its digital agenda. Yao Wordih, Product Manager, Digital Products, Standard Chartered Bank Ghana PLC received the Special Recognition Award for Promoting Digital Products.

The SC Mobile Digital Banking platform since its launch in 2019, continues to win awards and is a fully functional Digital Bank in your hands allowing prospective and existing clients to open bank accounts as well as invest in any of the Wealth Management offerings without being present at the Bank. Now in their 12th year, the Ghana Information Technology & Telecom Awards (GITTA) have become the cornerstone that promotes and celebrates successful ICT innovations across various sectors and industries in Ghana.


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