Awash Bank was established by 486 founding shareholders on November 10, 1994 with a paid up capital of Birr 24.2 million.It was the first private commercial bank in Ethiopia following the post 1991 financial deregulation and the declaration of market oriented economic policy. It started banking operations on Feb.13, 1995. In April 2018, the number of shareholders and its paid-up capital increased to over 4,300 and Birr 2.9 billion, respectively. Currently, the Bank has over 346 Branches across the country.
To be the First Choice World Class Bank.
To provide innovative, competitive and diversified banking services accessible to the society with qualified and committed staff in a profitable and socially responsible manner.
S– Socially Responsible