Brac Bank has been recognised as the PMO (Project Management Office) of the Year 'Runner-up' in the country's first-ever Project Management Excellence Awards 2020,
The award ceremony happened on a digital platform on 7 November. It was the first-ever award reception initiated by the PMI Bangladesh Chapter, read a press release.
Honorable State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources, Nasrul Hamid, announced the name of the winners.
The award recognises and honors the best practitioners of project management and their achievement in the project management arena.
In its first event, the ceremony also brought together advanced project management concepts, techniques, best practices and theories under one umbrella to improve the project management profession.
Brac Bank became runner up as the Project Management Office of the Year for demonstrating exceptional organisational project management capabilities and adding value to the bank with successful strategic initiatives.
Brac Bank Deputy Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer Sabbir Hossain said: "We are honored and delighted to receive the award. It bears the testimony of our digital transformation journey, and I would like to congratulate our project management office and their partners for this achievement. This accolade will encourage us to strive for more innovative banking services in the coming days."
Established in 2013, the PMI® Bangladesh Chapter is a nonprofit organization and a part of the Project Management Institute (PMI®), USA.