It gives me immense pride in advising you that YES BANK received the Fastest Growing Bank award (balance sheet between 30,000 cr – 100000 cr) at the Businessworld Best Bank Awards 2011 third time in a row, this year. The award was presented on November 19, 2011 in Mumbai by the Chief Guest, Shri Pranab Mukherjee, Hon'ble Finance Minister, Government of India. YES BANK was once again ranked as the 2ndBest Mid Size Bank overall (balance sheet > 30,000 cr), and 2ndMost Socially Responsible Bank.
YES BANK earlier received India's No. 1 New Private Sector Bank award at the Financial Express Best Banks Awards 2011, and also the "Best Private Sector Bank Award" at the Dun & Bradstreet Polaris Software Banking Awards, 2011.
These institutional recognitions from such prestigious media & financial houses truly validate the faith and confidence of our stakeholders in our financial and differentiated business model,one that focuses on knowledge, technology, service & sustainability. As we evolve our organizational character as the Professionals' Bank of India, in Version 2.0, our next phase of growth, I am confident that we will further achieve even higher levels of accomplishment with greater vigour and velocity and aim to soon contend for not only the"Fastest Growing Bank in the "Large Bank" category (Balance sheet over 1,00,000 cr) but also achieve our stated ultimate vision and strategy of developing into the 'Best Quality Bank of theWorld in India'by 2015.