4th Annual

KSA Future Banks Awards 2023

Digital Innovations Shaping the Future of the Kingdom’s Banking Landscape

Nominations are open now

About

KSA Future Banks Awards 2023

The Saudi Banking Industry is one of the leading financial sector in the Middle East. Banks and technology leaders have come together and pushed the banks to do better, serve their customers better and create a seamless & transaction-friendly culture for customers.
Post the success of the last edition of KSA Future Banks Awards in 2022, The KSA Future Banks Awards 2023 aims to appreciate, empower & recognize the new benchmarks set by the Banking leaders & tech enthusiasts in the KSA Banking Sector.

Award Categories & Criteria

Explore the award categories &Nominate the Visionary Leaders Driving Progress in KSA’s Financial Sector.
1

BEST BANKING CEO OF KSA 2023

An eminent leader who has transformed the institution and led everyone to excellence while continuously fostering growth. This recognition highlights their visionary leadership and outstanding contribution that has positively impacted the organization and its stakeholders. Do you think your CEO is the best? Nominate Now! (Valid for CEOs & Managing Directors Only)
  • No. of years in the Banking Industry:
  • Total Number of Employees in the Bank:
  • Mention a list of achievements & why you should win the Award:
2

BANKING TECHNOLOGY LEADER OF KSA 2023

This award aims to recognize, appreciate & empower an individual who has transformed, innovated, and created a competitive banking technology for the bank. Their visionary actions have created ripple effects in the industry creating a benchmark for others to follow. Have you set a tech benchmark in the KSA banking sector? (Valid for CIOs, CTO, & other Banking technology heads only)
  • No. of employees in your technology team:
  • No. of people reporting to you:
  • Mention a tech initiative/product spearheaded by you:
3

BEST BANK OF KSA 2023

Do you think your bank has achieved new goals & reached various business milestones? Why not nominate your bank for the best bank of KSA 2023 Award? (Valid for all the banks operating in KSA)
  • Total No. of employees in the bank
  • Approximate No. new customers were acquired in 2023
  • Mention the best technology initiative in 2023
  • Details of CSR activities in the last financial year (If Any)
4

TOP DIGITAL BANK OF KSA 2023

Digital banks have been proven to be the banks of the future. This category elevates & appreciates the spirit of Digibanks to thrive more and create a convenient and better tomorrow.
  • How old is the digital bank in KSA:
  • Mention the approximate number of customers in 2023
  • Mention the best technology feature/initiative in your digibank:
5

BEST BANKING CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE OF KSA 2023

It is said that the customer is the king and if you make your king happy, you are doing it right. If you think your bank delivers the best customer experience to your customers.
  • Mention 3 best customer testimonials for your bank
  • Best technology initiative/process for customer excellence
  • How many people does your bank have on the Customer Experience Team
6

BEST BANKING TECHNOLOGY INITIATIVE OF KSA 2023

The banking industry has been transforming with technology, this category recognizes the best technology initiatives in recent times.
  • Mention the latest technology initiative by your bank
  • No. of people in your tech team
7

LEADING ISLAMIC BANK OF KSA 2023

Islamic banking is the largest banking segment in the Kingdom. This category appreciates the Best Islamic Bank in KSA.
  • Mention a best Shariah banking product
  • Mention approximate no. of employees in your bank
  • Mention A CSR Activity done in the recent past


8

BEST RETAIL BANK OF KSA 2023

This category recognizes the pioneers in retail banks from the KSA region.
  • Approximate No. of employees in the bank
  • Approximate No. of Retails Customers in 2023
  • Mention the best retail product of the bank
9

RISING STAR BANK OF KSA 2023

Banks have been the pillar of the Kingdom’s growth and creating a cultural shift from traditional banking to modern banking, this category recognizes the efforts taken by the banks and being the emerging bank of the KSA
  • Approximate No. of Employees in the bank
  • Approximate No. of new customers in 2023
  • Best Technology implemented for customers
10

BEST FINTECH FIRM OF KSA 2023

Fintechs & Open Banking have been the key to digital transformation for the entire Saudi Banking Industry. This recognition empowers the best Fintech Company to create a seamless banking environment for consumers and revolutionize the future
  • No. of employees in your company
  • Mention about best Fintech product of your company
11

BEST NBFI OF KSA 2023

NBFIs are the firms that reach out to customers wherein banks are unable to. This award category recognizes the Kingdom’s best financial services company.
  • Approximate No. of employees in your company
  • Mention details of the best financial product
  • Approximate No. of customers onboarded in 2023

Rules & Regulations

  • The official language of communication would be English, all the communication sent should be in English for the jury to evaluate with convenience.
  • All the nominations are to be submitted on the official link: https://ksa.futurebanksummit.com/awards/
  • For each category, a separate nomination needs to be filled.
  • All the nominations will be evaluated by the appointed honorable jury members.
  • Jury’s decision will be final and cannot be challenged.
  • In case of a tie, Jury Chairperson will have a final call.
  • All the information provided in the nominations will be treated as confidential and will be accessed by jury members & Verve Management only.
  • None of the details from the nominations will be published or marketed in any of the public communications.
  • If required, the Nominee would be contacted for additional information.
  • The winner will be announced by the jury members or Verve Management during the awards evening only.
  • If the nominee wishes to send any physical support documents, they can courier it to 1702 & 1706, Al Mazaya BB2, Jumeirah Lakes Towers, Dubai, UAE Addressing it to Aditya Arya.
  • Any more queries you can reach out to info@verve-management.com or adityaa@verve-management.com.
  • All the information asked in the nomination form is a must. In case of incomplete information/irrelevant information, the nomination shall be disqualified.

Details Required

  • Name of the Company:
  • Name of the filling professional:
  • Designation of the filling officer:
  • Contact Numbers:
  • Company’s Website:
  • Office Address:
  • Company’s head office address:
  • City:
  • Country/Province:
  • Email ID:
  • Company Profile:

Do you have any queries?