CHAIRMAN’S STATEMENT

WITH APPRECIATION & GRATITUDE

I take this opportunity to acknowledge and place on record my sincere appreciation & gratitude to all those who have relentlessly contributed to our success:

  • Our loyal customers for their continued patronage and trust
  • The Central Bank of the UAE, the UAE Ministry of Economy, the Securities and Commodities Authority, the Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development and the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange for their continued guidance and valuable support
  • Our shareholders for their unwavering confidence and sustained loyalty
  • Our management and staff for their commendable teamwork, positive attitude, dedication to duty & untiring efforts and
  • My fellow Board members for their sharp insight and pro-active guidance.

We express our sincere gratitude to the Government of the UAE under the visionary leadership of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE and Ruler of Abu Dhabi, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President & Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness General Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces as well as Their Highnesses, the Rulers of various Emirates and Supreme Council Members. Their progressive leadership, collective wisdom and visionary guidance all contribute to the positive economic outlook, political stability and a plethora of opportunities that both individual and corporate citizens of the UAE can look forward to, even in challenging times.

On behalf of the Board of Directors,

Mohammed Abdulla Jumaa Alqubaisi

Chairman

Abu Dhabi

22 March, 2018