NCBA has opened its newest branch at Kahawa Sukari, further bolstering its presence in the Kiambu region. This strategic expansion aligns with NCBA’s commitment to enhancing its retail business and providing convenient financial services to customers. It brings to 3 the total number of branches opened this year and 90 countrywide.
Speaking at the opening, Tirus Mwithiga, Group Director for Retail Banking, said that NCBA’s branch expansion exercise represents the company’s steadfast commitment to meeting the evolving needs of its customers and serving as a trusted partner in their financial journey.
He said, “NCBA is the 3rd largest bank in Kenya and one of the fastest-growing financial institutions in the region and Africa, as we play a crucial role in driving economic growth. Our unwavering dedication lies in delivering world-class financial solutions to our valued customers. We offer extensive products and services, carefully customized to address local requirements while drawing inspiration from cutting-edge global innovation.”
“This latest branch will be key to supporting the local businesses in the area through offering personalized banking solutions. At NCBA, we understand the significance of SMEs to economic growth, innovation, job formation, and social cohesion. We recognize that SME lending is one of the most economically important and one of the most profitable contributors to banking revenues. This new branch will provide this community with different banking solutions – credit to grow businesses, asset finance, corporate, business, and retail banking.” He added.
NCBA is dedicated to supporting various sectors, including retail trade, construction, hardware, churches, schools, and hospitals, by leveraging its extensive network to drive their businesses forward. With a robust corporate and retail banking presence nationwide, NCBA remains steadfast in its commitment to supporting businesses and individuals within the region.
Also present at the event was the Ruiru MP Hon. Simon Kingara who lauded the move by NCBA, saying that it will improve the economic prospects of the area and Kiambu County.
“With NCBA’s presence here, it is a chance to bank the unbanked with the promise of financial inclusivity. Financial inclusion is the cornerstone of a fair, equitable society and a thriving economy. When our people and businesses can access useful and affordable financial products and services that meet their needs, we will create positive wealth and sustainable economic growth and help people out of poverty.” He added.
With the opening of this branch in Kiambu County, NCBA assumes the role of a strategic partner in the region’s economic growth and development, contributing to the overall advancement of Kiambu County’s economy.
So far, NCBA has a total of 3 branches in Kiambu County. The Group intends to continue scaling up its branch network in 2023 by opening ten new branches by the end of the year.