The first Turkish participation bank Al Baraka Turk received the prestigious Banking Technology Best use of IT in retail banking award, the prize was awarded to the bank latest core banking project AlBatros which the bank implemented recently. The project scope included the new modern core banking AlBatros a new internet banking a mobile banking App, new card/POS switch, new call center, and a new website. It was the 1st project of such a scale in Turkey to utilize the big bang implementation methodology.
The banking technology awards currently in its 17th cycle are considered among the most prestigious in the Financial Technology industry. During the London ceremony, AlBaraka Turk was selected from a list of globally renowned banking institutions.
On this occasion, Mr. Melikşah UTKU the general manager of Al Baraka Turk said: We are very happy with the winning of Al Batros, our teams are continuously working very hard to offer our customers the best banking experience, and increase our service offerings, such an award is an evidence of the technological strides that our bank achieved, as we are re-positioning our bank to be at the Tech forefront.