Bank of Maldives received for the fourth time the coveted “Asia’s Best Employer Brand Award” from the World HRD Congress and the Employer Branding Institute.
BML has been recognized for its commitment to excellence in people and the continued implementation of progressive policies for recruiting, developing and retaining talent in order to make the Bank one of the most attractive places to work in the world. region. The Bank was also recognized for taking care of its employees during one of the most difficult times the world has known.
The World HRD Congress Awards are presented annually to institutions for best HR practices in different categories. The distinguished jury made up of the best in the industry selects organizations based on their outstanding achievements in HR.
The prestigious award was accepted on behalf of the Bank of Maldives by Head of Talent and Total Rewards Mohamed Maiz, Head of Branches and Service Centers Hussain Rasheed and Head of Customer Payments and Settlements Huzaath Ali , during the virtual event of the award ceremony.
Bank of Maldives Director of People and Change Sahar Waheed said the bank is delighted to receive the award for the fourth time. With the impact of COVID-19 on the Bank’s operations, the main goal of the bank was to achieve its strategic goals while attracting and retaining talent, Sahar said. The bank’s human resources strategy aims to ensure that the bank remains a highly sought-after place to work, offering opportunities for professional and personal growth, she added.
Bank of Maldives is the largest bank and one of the largest employers in the Maldives, with 99% of its staff being proud Maldivians. The Bank takes great pride in implementing forward-looking human resources policies to ensure the highest professional standards in recruiting, developing and rewarding employees. The Bank regularly organizes events to honor its top performing employees and to recognize their loyal service, including staff awards and long service awards.