Awards

Garanti BBVA, more than leading banking institution in Turkey

Awarded Best Trade Finance Bank in Turkey by Global Finance, for the seventh consecutive year.

Awarded Best Investment Bank in Turkey by Global Finance, due to its important contributions in the financing of mega projects, while becoming the only Turkish bank recognized in the survey.

Became the most recognized bank at the Bonds, Loans & Sukuk Turkey Awards 2016 with 10 different awards at the ceremony organized by one of the largest project finance organizations in Turkey.

Garanti BBVA was honored with a Bronze Stevie in the “Company of the Year - Banking” category

Garanti BBVA was chosen the Best Corporate for Investor Relations in Turkey at 2017 Extel Survey. In addition, Garanti BBVA's CEO, Mr. Fuat Erbil, was chosen Best CEO for Investor Relations and Garanti BBVA's SVP in charge of IR, Ms. Handan Saygın, was chosen Best IR Professional in Turkey at 2017 Extel Survey.

Garanti BBVA was once again honored with “Etika 2016 Turkey’s Most Ethical Companies” Award by Turkish Ethical Values Association (EDMER) which was founded upon the principles of creating, developing and promoting ethical awareness in Turkey. Garanti BBVA was awarded for complying with the benchmarks defined by the association in the areas of Reputation Management, Corporate Governance, Corporate Social Responsibility, Leadership, Creativity, Compliance Management with Law and Regulations.

We pay utmost importance to transparent reporting

2016 Annual Report “Sharing Moments ” received Silver Award at the LACP Vision Awards. 2016 Annual Report “Sharing Moments” was honored with Gold at Mercomm's Annual Report
Competition (ARC). In addition, won a Silver Stevie in the “Best Annual Report - Print” category at the 2017 Stevie International Business Awards.
Garanti BBVA Factoring 2016 Annual Report was honored with Silver at Mercomm's Annual Report Competition (ARC)

We aim for unrivaled customer experience

Received the highest Net Promoter Score among its peer group in Turkey, according to the Net Promoter Score research conducted by independent research agency Ipsos in 2016, during which each bank’s main customers were surveyed.

We are solution partners for our customers

EMEA Finance, one of the leading finance publications covering EMEA region, named Garanti BBVA the Best Project Finance House in CEE for the fourth time. Moreover, 9 projects financed by Garanti BBVA with a total project amount of US$ 6bn received awards in various categories: Best Health Care Deal and Best Infrastructure Deal in EMEA; Best Energy Infrastructure Deal, Best Project Finance Deal, Best Infrastructure Deal, Best Health Care Deal, Best Natural Resources Deal, Best Power Deal, Best

Transport Infrastructure Deal, Best Syndicated Loan and Best Structured Finance Deal in CEE; and Best Privatization Deal.
Awarded for Project Finance Bank of the Year in EMEA and Turkey, Acquisition Finance Bank of the Year in Turkey, Syndication Bank of the Year in Turkey, Bank of the Year (Sustainability) in Turkey and in EMEA by ACQ5 Magazine, one of the leading corporate finance magazines.

We constanly invest in digital platforms

Garanti BBVA Mobile Interactive Assistant (MIA) won EFMA's Monthly Innovations Award
Garanti BBVA Mobile Interactive Assistant (MIA) won the “Best Digital Banking Application of the Year” category at the Webrazzi 2016 Awards.

Alo Garanti BBVA Voice Technologies project won Silver Stevie in the “IVR or Web Service Solution” category at the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service.

Garanti BBVA Mobile won Silver Prize and 2017 Special Prize from EFMA & SAP at the EFMA SME Banking Applications competition.

Received Best Finance Application award with Garanti BBVA Mobile Banking and the Best Finance Website award with Garanti.com.tr at the Communicator Awards.

The renewed Paragaranti website won the Bronze Mixx Award in the “Brand Destination Sites and Micro Sites” category.
Placed among the Top-3 brands that received an award in the “Banks” category at the Social Media Awards Turkey.

Won a Gold Stevie in the “Best New Product or Service of the Year - Financial Services” category with MIA (Mobile Assistant), and the Bronze Stevie in the “Financial Services - Banking App” category with Garanti BBVA Mobile App at the 2017 Stevie International Business Awards. Additionally, Garanti BBVA was honored with a Bronze Stevie in the “Company of the Year - Banking” category.

We aspire to achieve our aim of sustainable banking

Became the first and only company from Turkey to be listed in the Bloomberg Financial Services Gender Equality Index.

Qualified for the FTSE4GOOD Emerging Index in its first year of launch.

Rewarded the Social Responsibility Star of Turkey with Teacher’s Academy Foundation, at the Stars of Technology Awards organized by Yıldız Tecnical University.
Ali Fuat Erbil was named the Best Sustainable Banking CEO of the Year 2017 in Turkey at the European Business and Finance Awards 2017.

Garanti BBVA Pension’s "Back to School", corporate social responsibility project aiming to redirect working children back to school completely:

Received the title of The Champion of the CSR Initiative at the International CSR Excellence Awards.

Awarded in the "National & Regional Campaigns – South Europe" category and became the only company from Turkey honored at the European Excellence Awards in Public Affairs by Communication Director magazine.

Awarded in the"Leadership in Community Service and Corporate Social Responsibility" and "Corporate Social Responsibility" categories at the 7th Communitas Awards, again becoming the only company from Turkey honored.

We are financial services group through our leading financial subsidiaries

Garanti BBVA Securities was chosen for the Best Employer award by Aon Hewitt. According to the survey conducted by Aon Hewitt, engagement ratios increased significantly from 48% in 2015 to 59% in 2016 in the headquarters, and from 74% in 2015 to 85% in 2016 in the sales forces. Overall employee engagement ratio in 2016 was 75%.

Garanti BBVA Pension received the Bronze Stevie in the "Best Use of Technology in Customer Service" category at the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service.
Garanti BBVA Pension received the Best Management of Customer Experience award in the “Life and Pension” category at the A.C.E (Achievement in Customer Excellence) Awards.

Garanti BBVA Pension a received Company with the Highest Corporate Governance Rating Award in “Non- Public Companies” category at TKYD Corporate Governance Awards, with a score of 9.45.

Garanti BBVA Pension Human Resources department has been named the Outstanding HR Team at Global Business Excellence Awards 2017.

Garanti BBVA Pension has been honored as the Gold Winner in the “Outstanding Training Innovation” category with its digital training application "Go-On" at the Hermes Creative Awards.
Garanti BBVA Factoring was chosen best export factoring company, for the third time in a row, at the FCI’s 49th Annual Meeting in Peru.

Garanti BBVA Pension won a Silver Stevie in the “Achievement in Workforce Development and Training” category, with its digital learning platform “Go-On” at the Stevie Awards for Great Employers 2017. Additionally, Garanti BBVA Pension won the Bronze Brandon Hall Award in the “Learning & Development category” category with “Go-On”, at the Brandon Hall Excellence Awards.

Garanti BBVA Pension’s "Back to School", corporate social responsibility project aiming to redirect working children back to school completely, has been honored with a Silver Stevie in the "Corporate Social Responsibility Program of the Year - in Europe" category at the 2017 Stevie International Business Awards. Also, "Back to School" won the Silver Award in the “Most Socially Responsible Company of the Year” category at the Best in Biz Awards 2017 International Awards.