Nigerian financial services behemoth, FBNHoldings Group, has won big at the 2020 edition of the Great Place To Work Awards ceremony held last week Friday in Lagos.
The Holdings Company along with its subsidiary companies; First Bank of Nigeria Ltd, FBNQuest Merchant Bank and FBNQuest Capital won various awards at the prestigious event.
FBN Holdings Plc received a Platinum Certification as a Great Workplace, further attesting to the quality of its people practices.
It also received the award for the Best Workplace for Millennials, an apparent recognition of the high percentage of a large number of innovative and dynamic youths in its workforce.
FBNHoldings also carted away the award of Best in Leadership Practice and Best Workplace for Women.
Overall, FBNHoldings was ranked as the 2nd Best Workplace.
In the other categories, First Bank of Nigeria Limited received a gold certification as a Great Workplace and also won the Best Workplace in Learning and Development, affirming its peak performance in this space.
The Bank was ranked as the 5th Best Workplace in the Large Corporates Category.
FBNQuest also had a glorious evening at the event, based on research feedback and metric score from the Great Place To Work team.
In the other Categories- (Medium-sized Corporates), FBNQuest Merchant Bank and FBNQuest Trustees were adjudged as the 4thand 5th best workplace ranking respectively. They also received Gold Certification as a Great Workplace, while FBNQuest Capital received a Silver Certification.
Speaking on the awards received by the Group, the Group Managing Director of FBN Holdings Plc, U.K Eke said “this is a reflection of the commitment and efforts of the FBN Holdings Group management in providing and building quality life for all our employees.
“The awards also demonstrate our recognition of the critical importance of all our employees as we seek to remain the ‘hub for the best industry talent’ towards the delivery of our overall strategic objectives”.