Posted on Monday 15th March 2021 12:00 am
Chairman of the Board of Directors of Capital Bank, Basem Khalil Al-Salem, inaugurated the new building of Capital Bank in the Abdali area, announcing a new banking start for the Capital Bank Group led by innovation and digital transformation, after its expansion in Jordan and Iraq and the increase in the value of its assets to nearly 3.5 billion Jordanian dinars Shareholders’ equity in the group also increased to nearly 400 million dinars, making it one of the largest Jordanian banks operating in the local banking market.
In his opening speech and holding the first meeting of the Board of Directors in the presence of the executive management, Al-Salem stressed that Capital Bank Group will work to achieve maximum benefit from future growth opportunities, and to develop the volume of its business in the main markets in which it operates, especially after the number of Capital Bank branches in Jordan increased to 28 and number The branches of the National Bank of Iraq to 18 branches in Iraq, indicating that Jordan is a promising strategic market with attractive opportunities for investment, especially as it has a number of unique features represented in its unique geographical location and distinct demographic characteristics in addition to the strength of its banking sector.
He said: “During the past few years, Capital Bank Group was able, thanks to its ambitious strategy, to consolidate and maximize its role and economic and investment impact in the Jordanian and Iraqi markets, and today the group completes this pioneering march and takes new steps towards strengthening its competitive position and expanding its local and regional reach, especially since the group is the banking institution. The only Jordanian woman who owns a bank in Iraq ».
For his part, Chief Executive Officer of Capital Bank, Dawood Al-Ghoul, explained that the executive management of Capital Bank, with the support and support of the Board of Directors, is implementing an ambitious strategy to transform the bank into a distinct digital banking model in the Jordanian market that adopts digital transformation in its various operations and provides an advanced and innovative banking experience to its individual customers. And companies with the highest level of efficiency and quality according to the latest international standards, pointing out that Capital Bank is one of the first Jordanian banks to provide financial services through digital platforms such as the iCa chatbot service on Facebook and then on WhatsApp.
Al-Ghoul said that Capital Bank is also a pioneer in providing the opportunity for resident and non-resident Jordanians to open electronic accounts through WhatsApp without the need to visit branches, promising customers a comfortable and safe banking experience that enhances their experiences with Capital Bank.