Ecobank in collaboration with Google is helping to equip African Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) with the necessary digital skills to navigate the rapidly evolving business world. The aim is to assist African businesses remain relevant and fulfill their potential by embracing digital capabilities.
Ms. Josephine Anan-Ankomah, Ecobank’s Group Executive for Commercial Banking said they are delighted to collaborate with Google to offer timely and relevant solutions, including Google My Business and Google Ad products and specifically tailored to meet the needs of Ecobank SME customers.
“Our objective is to be the partner of choice for SMEs, by meaningfully supporting their success and growth. It is therefore a natural step for us to work with Google to help improve the capabilities of our SMEs customers,” Anan-Ankomah noted.
She added that they are focused on helping their customers thrive by adopting technology, which is becoming increasingly essential for survival of businesses today.
Ecobank’s invaluable eBanking product suite is increasingly relevant in this era of lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
With this robust platform, Ecobank provides 24/7 access to customers, conveniently meeting the evolving cash management, payment and collection needs of businesses. It is essential that African SMEs take full advantage of the commercial opportunities having a digital presence provides.
It will ensure comprehensive engagement between SMEs and their customers as well as potential new customers.
Ecobank’s digital banking suite, coupled with its collaboration with Google, will empower SMEs to win. The digital packages are expected to be available to Ecobank’s SMEs customers across sub-Saharan Africa starting this month.