Burgan bank is one the many successful Kuwaiti businesses owned by Sheikh Hamad Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah. The bank was established in 1977, and has grown in a few decades with significant focus on the corporate and financial institutions sectors, as well as having a budding
retail, and private bank customer base.
Over the years and under the constant direction of its shareholders and mainly Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah, the bank grew to open branches in Iraq, Lebanon, the UAE, Algeria, Tunisia and Turkey. Burgan Bank is committed to the highest standards of corporate governance and operates within a well-defined governance structure and embeds governance principles and operates following the four cornerstones of accountability, transparency, fairness and integrity.
Even more, the bank follows the guidelines of the Central Bank of Kuwait, which are based on the Basel Committee recommendations on Corporate Governance. The board of directors as well as all senior committees are dedicated to follow the instructions and regulations of local
and international financial regulatory systems and organizations.
Burgan Bank has a history of sound corporate banking relationships as they prioritized their relationship with the client. With the best and most knowledgeable teams in the business at the top of the chain, Burgan Bank is well placed to provide services for all kinds of businesses in both commercial and industrial sectors. The corporate banking department participates in financing most of the important infrastructure, petrochemical and industrial projects in Kuwait through syndicated loans.
Burgan Bank, one of the leading retail banks in the country, offers a wide array of products and services to meet all financial needs. Burgan products are highly competitive and tailored to satisfy all banking requirements from electronic cards, loans, saving accounts and tailored packages. With a network of 29 branches covering Kuwait and a trained personnel, Burgan bank has certainly become the go to bank in Kuwait.