Gulf Customer Experience Awards winner, National Bank of Fujairah (NBF), has partnered with fintech digital crowdsourcing platform Fintech Galaxy.

The bank, which was named Overall Winner at the last Gulf Customer Experience Awards in Dubai back in january, recently participated in Fintech Galaxy’s MENA Fintech hackathon, which brought together the region’s leading banks, regulators, and industry experts to assess and devise ready-made solutions to the ever-evolving Fintech industry.

The event featured a competitive hackathon which tasked 25 shortlisted Fintechs from around the world to develop and showcase disruptive solutions to briefs brought forth by some of the participating banks.

Devid Jegerson, NBF’s head of Customer Experience and Platform, said: “We are thrilled to be joining forces with Fintech Galaxy and in extending our financial and expert-led support.

“NBF is the first bank to connect to Fintech Galaxy’s sandbox environment which enables Fintechs to design innovative products for its clients. This Fintech hackathon has brought together some of the sharpest minds in the industry who have showcased their innovative and solutions-oriented approach to banking today. At NBF, we will continue to seize forward-thinking partnerships and opportunities that support our aim to ensure our banking platforms respond to our customers’ evolving personal and business needs.”

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