BHD receives recognition for boosting the female economy

Banco BHD was one of the award-winning organizations during the 2022 Annual Summit of the Financial Alliance for Women (FAW).

The entity received the Champion of Women in Leadership 2022 recognition, a category of the Awards for the Defense of the Women’s Economy, for its progress in promoting women in the line of leadership and for having been the first company in the Dominican Republic to obtain an EDGE certification.

These awards are presented each year by the FAW to member institutions working to create a smarter, more equitable and gender-sustainable financial services sector.

Steven Puig, Executive Chairman of Banco BHD, received the award in London, England.

“This award for our efforts to promote gender equality and act with equity not only commits us to continue developing and improving our programs focused on women, it also gives us the responsibility of being an example and helping other institutions in our country and in the world to ensure human progress. Thank you very much, FAW,” Puig said.

Women occupy 56% managerial positions

56% of managerial positions at Banco BHD are held by women. 50% of its Executive and Senior Vice Presidents are led by women and 45% of its Executive Committee members are women. Regarding the EDGE certification, the BHD obtained it for its results in terms of gender balance in its portfolio, salary equality, effectiveness of policies and practices to guarantee equitable professional flows, as well as for inclusion in the organizational culture.

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