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National Bank signs agreement with MasterCard

By our correspondents
December 27, 2016

Karachi: In continuation of National Bank of Pakistan’s (NBP) journey for embracing the future banking, NBP signed an agreement with one of the world’s most distinguished card brands “MasterCard”.

SEVP/Group Chief Mr. Mudassir H. Khan signed the agreement with MasterCard Country Head of Pakistan & Afghanistan - Aurangzeb Khan, in the presence of senior officials including Mr. Azfar Jamal – EVP/Head-Payment Services, Mr. Aasim Akhtar – EVP/Head of Network Planning & Service Quality, Mr. Shahid Razzak – SVP/Head of ATFT IT, Mr. Zohaib Ali Khan – VP/Head of Mobile Financial Services and Mr. Nabeel Ahmed VP Business Development MasterCard.

Mr. Mudassir appreciated the NBP team responsible for spearheading this partnership and emphasized that digital disruption was shaping the future for banking. He added that NBP is cognizant of the future banking needs and NBP has embarked upon various technology initiatives aimed towards provision of multiple delivery channels; and this agreement is part of the journey of providing best in class products.

Speaking at the occasion Mr. Azfar Jamal stated that signing with MasterCard was an important milestone for NBP, as it would further provide NBP account holders choice of leading card schemes based on their unique transactional requirements.**