Emirates NBD inaugurates Al Wadha branch in Abu Dhabi
Emirates NBD, a leading bank in the region, announced today that it has further extended retail banking facilities to its customers in the UAE capital, with the opening of a new branch on Hazza Bin Zayed Street adjacent to Al Wahda Mall.
“Today’s announcement is a significant step in our strategy to increase our branch network in Abu Dhabi,” said Jamal Bin Ghalaita, Group Deputy CEO, Emirates NBD. “With retail banking an important driving force behind growth in the banking sector, Emirates NBD is dedicated to ongoing investment in its physical infrastructure in every Emirate. Our aim is to grow our retail banking operations in the UAE capital and surrounding areas, in line with growing customer demand.”
The branch will service the needs of both Personal and Priority Banking customers, and is conveniently located on the ground floor of the Al Wahda Office Towers, next to the popular Al Wahda Mall. It is also in close proximity to the Al Wahda Sports Club, home to the famous Abu Dhabi football club.
“In line with recent surveys showing a notable rise in consumer confidence, we see a growth opportunity for consumer wealth management services in Abu Dhabi,” said Abdulelah Al Kindy, General Manager – Retail Banking, Emirates NBD. “At this new branch, customers will find a full range in terms of banking products and services for managing their finances. Our team of professional tellers, relationship managers and investment specialists, are available to respond to a broad range of requirements, from customised financing for UAE Nationals to Borrow Wisely personal loans, Auto Loans and Sharia-compliant insurance products.”
Emirates NBD now has a total of 15 branches in Abu Dhabi, 49 ATMs and 14 CDMs. The Al Wahda branch has one ATM and one CDM (Cash Deposit Machine), with two more ATMs available inside the Mall itself. The branch is open from 8 am to 8 pm, Saturday to Thursday, and offers customers a full range of consumer finance products. The opening of this branch is in addition to Emirates NBD’s numerous specialised banking centres in Abu Dhabi, including a Business Banking, a Private Banking, nine Priority Banking, and four Direct Sales centres.