Robi – one of the leading telecom service provider in the country has set up an ATM booth in its corporate office in partnership with Standard Chartered Bank (SCB). Robi’s Managing Director and CEO Supun Weerasinghe and Standard Chartered Bank, Bangladesh CEO Abrar A. Anwar inaugurated the booth recently.
This was an initiative lead by the People and Corporate Division of Robi and Employee Banking Department of Standard Chartered Bank to provide banking convenience to the employees and visitors coming to Robi’s corporate office.
Robi’s Chief Corporate and People Officer Matiul Islam Nowshad; Chief Financial Officer Yap Wai Yip, Vice President Finance Alauddin, Vice President Compensation & Rewards Melveen F. Alam and GM Payroll & Benefits Administration Dewan Sazzadul Hasan were present on the occasion.
SCB’s Head of Retail Banking, Bangladesh Aditya Mandloi; RM Robi, Employee Banking Sharmin Billah; Head of Global Subsidiaries, Airlines & Public Sector Zaid Amin and SRM, Robi Employee Banking Jubaidul Haque Reem were also present at the inauguration ceremony.
Robi Axiata Limited is a joint venture between Axiata Group Berhad, of Malaysia and NTT DoCoMo Inc., of Japan. Robi is the second largest mobile phone operator in Bangladesh in terms of revenue, with 28.4 million subscribers, as of September 2015. Robi network provides nationwide coverage to 99% of the population with 13,260 2.5G BTS and over 2,950 3.5G sites. Robi proudly claims to have the widest international roaming service in the market, connecting 600 operators across more than 200 countries. It is also the first operator to introduce GPRS and 3.5G services in Bangladesh. The Company has introduced many first of its kind digital services in the country and has invested heavily in taking mobile financial services to the underserved communities in the rural and semi-urban areas.