On Monday, May 28, 2018, Chairman of Banque Misr, Mr. Mohamed El-Etreby has celebrated the inauguration of Banque Misr New Branch at the Faculty of Commerce Ain Shams University in the presence the President of Ain Shams University, Prof. Dr. Abdul Wahab Ezzat and in the presence of Dr. Khaled Kadry, the Dean of Faculty of Commerce – Ain Shams University as well as the presence of Banque Misr Vice Chairman, Mr. Akef Maghraby. The New Branch opening has been also attended by Mr. Adel Fawzy – Head of Regions and Branches Sector at Banque Misr and Mr. Tarek Ali – Head of Administrative and Engineering Affairs Sector, in addition to a number of Public Figures. This is in addition to the inauguration of Banque Misr Branch at Ain Shams University after being renovated.
Further, Banque Misr New Branch at Faculty of Commerce – Ain Shams University is deemed a new episode in Banque Misr distinguished series of branches that can be easily reached by the customers wherever they are throughout all the governorates of Egypt; whereas Banque Misr network of branches has reached up to 621 branches that are widely spread all over Egypt.
Like always, Banque Misr constantly takes a proactive approach in coping with all the updates of the Banking Market field. Accordingly, Banque Misr has supplied the new bank branch with all the updated supplies and equipment in order to ensure the provision of excellent service level, and to save the customer's time by making the different banking products and services available for the customer through applying Virtual Private Network system, networking system that links bank branches with each other electronically, so as to offer the customers a smooth easy-going process in dealing with their bank accounts from any of Banque Misr branches spread all over Egypt. Besides, the New Branch has been supplied with a number of ATMs that offer withdrawal, deposit and currency exchange services to the customer in addition to offering other updated services. It is worth, in this regard, to mention that Banque Misr is unique in being a pioneer bank in terms of the widespread network of branches that Banque Misr owns.
Not to mention that, Banque Misr new branch at the Faculty of Commerce marks a new addition to the Faculty of Commerce action system as it will facilitate the procedures of tuition fees payment by the college students whom amount to more than 70 thousand students, also this new branch will provide the employees of the Faculty of Commerce and Ain Shams University with the different banking services.
Being a National Financial Instrument, therefore, Banque Misr endeavors to provide each and every Egyptian citizen with banking services and this within the framework of Banque Misr expansion strategy and in order to cope with Central Bank of Egypt plan to achieve financial inclusion. And, in the next few years, Banque Misr intends to establish 275 new branches thus increasing the number of Bank branches to reach up to about 875 branches in 2022; and according to the World Union of Arab Bankers classification, Banque Misr is the most widespread Bank in Egypt and the Middle East.