It is the second time in a row that Credit Agricole Bank supports the award for business ladies – “Created by Women”. The purpose of the contest is to promote women's entrepreneurship in Ukraine and reward the winner’s business project. The award was initiated by the Business Women Committee of the French-Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCIFU), which consists of women who are founders, directors or members of board of directors of the French companies in Ukraine.
“Our bank supports the award “Created by Women” for the second year in a row because we understand the importance of developing women's entrepreneurship in Ukraine. This contest offers an opportunity to reward business ladies whose projects deserve to be recognized. It is important that French companies in Ukraine give serious consideration to the issue of promoting women’s entrepreneur talents and more and more often entrust them with managerial positions,” Larysa Bondarieva, Deputy Chairman of the Management Board of Credit Agricole Bank, commented.
Women who have recently founded their own companies in any business segment can join the contest “Created by Women”. Applications to participate in the contest can be submitted until February 7, 2020. The award ceremony will be on March 18, 2020. More detailed information is available at ( https://www.ccifu.com.ua/uk/premija-biznes-ledi-2020/jak-vzjati-uchast.html ).
The winner of the contest will be selected by professional jury consisting of members of the Business Women Committee of the CCIFU and partners. Larysa Bondarieva, Deputy Chairman of Credit Agricole Bank, is honored to be a member of the jury for the second year in a row.
As presents from the French-Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce and Industry the winner will receive UAH 100 000, five-day trip to France to visit head offices of companies that are partners of the award, project mentoring by partner companies, and free 1-year CCIFU membership.
About Credit Agricole:
JSC «Credit Agricole Bank» is a modern universal bank owned by the leading financial group in Europe – Credit Agricole Group (France). The Group is a major partner of the French economy and one of the largest banking groups in Europe. It is a leading retail bank in Europe, having the largest portfolio of assets under management, being first in the field of ban insurance and third - in project financing in Europe. Credit Agricole has been operating in the financial market of Ukraine since 1993 and renders the entire range of banking services to private individuals, including premium-clients, and business. The bank pays special attention to cooperation with agricultural enterprises. Reliability and business reputation of Credit Agricole in Ukraine is confirmed by the highest possible FITCH ratings, leading positions in bank sustainability, bank deposit reliability and bank profitability rankings, as well as by 280 000 active private and 18 000 corporate customers, including international corporations, large Ukrainian companies and representatives of small and medium business. Credit Agricole Bank is a socially responsible bank that confirms its status by the large number of projects implemented under the Corporate Social Responsibility program «We Care!».
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