KARACHI: An entirely new head office building of United Bank Limited (UBL) was recently inaugurated in the port city by his Excellency Sheikh NahayanMabarak Al Nahayan, Minister of Culture and Knowledge Development, United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Mr Ashraf Mahmood Wathra, Governor State Bank Pakistan was also present on this occasion along with Sir Mohammed Anwar Pervez, OBE, HPk, Chairman Board of Directors UBL and Bestway Group UK, Mr Zameer Mohammed Choudrey, CBE, Director UBL and Mr Wajahat Husain, President and CEO, UBL.
The stylish new head office of UBL is located on I.I. Chundrigar Road, right in the heart of Karachi’s vibrant financial hub.
Rising 300-feet in the sky, the 22-storey skyscraper features state-of-the-art facilities and cutting-edge technology enclosed within a modern design.
Moreover, the 200-feet tall atrium of the building is the tallest enclosed space of its kind in Pakistan and its unique advanced facade lighting illuminates the city skyline at night, further highlighting Karachi’s identity as ‘the city of lights’.
“UBL, Pakistan’s Best Bank in 2016, has come to be acknowledged as a progressive and innovative bank. These two attributes of the bank have propelled the institution in taking lead in financial inclusion and economic development of Pakistan. UBL’s new head office building is a dynamic symbol of the transformation that UBL has undergone in the last 14 years and stands tall as a physical embodiment of our role as leaders in the financial services sector of Pakistan,” said Mr Wajahat Husain, President and CEO, UBL.