Lebanon’s AM Bank is guided by a simple but powerful modus operandi: CAN-DO. According to this innovative bank, Can-Do means that its staff can provide exactly what its customers require of them: “a positive outlook and a will to deliver products, services and solutions that really answer” their needs. COO Nahla Bou-Diab spoke with us about the bank’s guiding motto and how it has yielded satisfied customers and staff alike.
Ms. Juliet Morris of International Banker interviews Ms. Nahla Khaddage Boudiab, COO of AM Bank on Lebanon’s banking sector, AM Bank’s success and her role within the World Union of Arab Bankers.
Many analysts commend Lebanese banks on their superstar performance in an economy crippled by political and social instability. Yet, scrutiny of those banks’ loans portfolios reveals that they are not heavily focused on providing investment loans, which would spur long-term growth. I