Garanti BBVA selected as the best of Central and Eastern Europe in Sustainability
Garanti BBVA has been granted the title of the Best Bank in the Central and Eastern European Region at the Awards for Excellence organized by Euromoney, one of the leading finance magazines in the world.
By also taking non-financial issues such as environmental, social and governance into account in its processes, Garanti BBVA offers the best value creating solutions to all its stakeholders . Garanti BBVA minimizes the negative impacts of its lending activities by assessing their environmental and social impacts in detail; and plays a leading role in transforming the financial sector along with the private sector through its capacity building activities carried out to support Turkey’s transition to a sustainable economy.
Ebru Dildar Edin, the Executive Vice President of Garanti BBVA responsible for Corporate and Investment Banking shared the following statement: “We are delighted to receive this award for sustainable finance in the Central and Eastern European Region which is presented for the first time this year. With this award we have crowned all our activities and innovative products that we have been delivering for sustainable development over the years”.
Stating that they focus on creating social value in addition to carrying out financial services and to that end, they have put projects into practice aiming at ensuring the sustainable growth of their customers and their further improvement in this regard, Ebru Dildar Edin also made the following statement:
“Supporting responsible and sustainable development is among our strategic goals. We will continue to focus our efforts on products and services in that regard, to manage the environmental and social risks of our customers, to establish an inclusive economy where all individuals can equally benefit from opportunities, and to support the active participation of women in economic life”.