Ecobank Unveils Premier Banking Lounge


Ecobank Nigeria has unveiled a lounge in Port Harcourt for its Premier Banking customers in the South-south region of the country.

The Port Harcourt Premier Banking lounge boasts of self-service digital booths and private meeting rooms where customers can meet with their relationship managers or hold private meetings. All these, according to a statement, were to create an ambience that provides for a truly personalisedbanking experience.

Speaking at the launch, Group Head, Personal Banking, Ecobank, Olukorede Demola – Adeniyi, said the banks’ initiative to open Lounges for this segment of customers was in line with its conscious and deliberate efforts to redefine excellence in banking service delivery.

Demola – Adeniyi added: “This Lounge is specifically targeted at our premier banking customers, who constitute the high net worth individuals within our customer base.

We recognisethat our premier banking customers are busy individuals with peculiar lifestyle needs, and therefore decided to tailor our offering to suit them. This lounge offers our customers world-class standards, which is what they deserve to have.”

In her presentation on the segment offerings for Premier Banking customers, the bank’s Head, Premier Banking, Ecobank, Mrs. Rita EtomiAdemola, took the guests through the various offerings for Premier customers. One of these is the Premier current account which comes with a Platinum MasterCard.

She explained that the Platinum MasterCard for Premier Banking customers “is accepted outside the country, is available in both local and foreign currencies, has state of the art security features and can be replaced within 48 hours”, adding “the card, in contrast with other debit cards, has a higher daily spending limit for withdrawals and purchase transactions, which, upon request, can be increased within minutes. Card holders also enjoy exclusive preferential services and discounts with various lifestyle partners across the globe.”