The Industrial Training Fund (ITF) has conferred on TrustBond Mortgage Bank Plc its award of excellence as the Best Contributing Employer in Human Resource Development (HRD) for the year 2016.
The ITF is a grade â€˜Aâ€™ Parastatal operating under the aegis of the Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment that promotes and encourages the acquisition of industrial and commercial skills required for national economic development.
The emergence of TrustBond as the award winner in Lekki-Lagos Area Office followed an evaluation exercise conducted by ITF which considered TrustBondâ€™s policy and track record on Human Resource Development and capacity building of its employees as consistently outstanding.
Speaking at the awards presentation ceremony at its 2017 Interactive Forum in Lagos, ITF Director-General Sir Joseph Ari represented by the Director, Information and Communication Technology, Dickson Onuoha, commended TrustBond for distinguishing itself as a responsible corporate organization committed to a culture of continuous learning and development of employees.
Onuoha said TrustBond was given the award for its outstanding efforts in Human Resource Development, particularly in Training and Development for the year 2016.
Receiving the award on behalf of the bank, Head of Human Capital & Administration of TrustBond, Lawrence Ogedegbe, described the recognition as an encouragement and a challenge to further improve learning and development of its employees which ultimately results in higher performance.
He said the bank would continue to invest in building the skill competencies of its employees through quality training and development programmes.