Path Solutions is presented with two distinct awards by MEA Finance Awards

16 November 2020

Recognition celebrates excellence, leadership and innovation in financial technology

Path Solutions is proud to announce that it has been presented with two prestigious awards by MEA Finance Awards for its dedication and excellence in bringing innovative software solutions for the financial services ecosystem.

The company has been bestowed with the 2020 ‘Best Islamic Banking Software Provider’ award, while Mohammed Kateeb, Path Solutions’ Group Chairman & CEO won the 2020 ‘Best Technology Executive of the Year for Financial Services’ award.

The MEA Finance Awards celebrate excellence, leadership and innovation in the banking and financial services sectors, and the most innovative technology providers to the industry from across the Middle East and Africa. The parameters for selection included clear vision, strategy, innovation, differentiation, and future strategic direction.

Mohammed Kateeb commented, “Awards are part of the scorecard that recognizes our efforts as we strive for excellence and continuous innovation. These are the type of recognition we are proud of because we know that the participating companies are the best in their field and the selection process is extremely competitive. Receiving these awards is further validation of our continued focus on strategic differentiation, our relentless passion toward servicing our clients, and our sustained efforts to drive innovation and transformation for them”.

Path Solutions designs and delivers best-in-class software solutions and services offering Islamic financial institutions the ability to transform to be data-driven, empowering digital integration and orchestration, and to rapidly scale up; coupled with services which provide powerful insights, robust digital toolbox, world-class processes and speed of execution.

Kateeb is an industry veteran with over three decades of entrepreneurial and leadership experience with an unrivalled depth of knowledge and profound passion for serving the industry. In his capacity as the Group Chairman & CEO of Path Solutions, Kateeb has nurtured a successful culture of innovation by advancing the development of next-generation software solutions that drive differentiation and measurable business value to keep pace with the new Islamic Fintech landscape.

“MEA Finance Awards honor exceptional leaders who serve as living legends to inspire others. The Group Chairman & CEO of Path Solutions is the unchallenged winner in the Technology award category”, said Kenneth Mitchen, Executive Director and publisher of MEA Finance. “Kateeb deserves to be recognized as ‘Best Technology Executive of the Year for Financial Services’, for he is the driving force behind the company’s leadership position and in recognition to his various exemplary achievements and contributions to the development of the global IT industry”.

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About Path Solutions

Path Solutions is a global leader in next-generation digital solutions and services to the innovation-led Islamic finance ecosystem. The company is a pioneer in utilizing the latest technology to serve Islamic financial institutions worldwide with its embedded Open Banking Platform (OBP).

Path Solutions is firmly positioned at the forefront of its field and supports an international installed base of over one hundred and fifty Islamic financial institutions, spanning more than forty countries, ranging from Tier 1 Islamic banks to small microfinance institutions.

About MEA Finance Awards

The MEA Finance Awards 2020 honour leaders and organizations within the banking, finance, and financial technology sectors in the Middle East and Africa for their excellence, leadership and innovation at the height of the Covid-19 pandemic.

The awards programme, organized by MEA Finance Magazine, benchmarks and promotes excellence and stand-out performance in banking and finance. It gives due recognition to institutions that have navigated a very challenging socio-economic climate to continue the upward trajectory of the industry, and have created innovative solutions to better serve their customers in one of the most trying times in recent history.

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