2021 Winners Announcement – Retail Banker International Asia Trailblazer Awards

Our mission at the Retail Banker International Asia Trailblazers Awards is to recognise and showcase the best in class retail banking and consumer finance companies from across the Asian continent.

And in 2021, while the world continues to recover from and look beyond the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the entries summited are a testament to the remarkable efforts and commitment by the regional banking industry to the principles of customer centricity, innovation in product and service offering and ultimately creating meaningful value for their customers,

The awards recognised and celebrated the most impressive and successful initiatives from retail banking and consumer finance companies over the past 12 months across 12 category groups namely:

  • Asia Trailblazer of the Year 2021
  • Human Capital and Society
  • Institutional Awards
  • Trailblazers in Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Data Analytics
  • Trailblazers in Customer Experience and Segmentation
  • Trailblazers in Digital Distribution
  • Trailblazers in Digital Payments
  • Trailblazers in Marketing & Communication
  • Trailblazers in Omnichannel
  • Trailblazers in Physical Channels
  • Trailblazers in Process Innovation
  • Trailblazers in Product Innovation


Click here to view the complete list of 2021 Winners!


By entering the awards, you can expect to:

  1. Improve employee motivation and partner engagement: awards are a great way to acknowledge the hard work of your employees and recognise your industry partners
  2. Enhance your brand and drive credibility through third party endorsement: the reputational benefits from independent endorsement of your organisation and service offering are immeasurable. Recognition from trusted industry commentators positively influences customers, partners and employees driving trust and loyalty
  3. Profile your team favorably: professional exposure for your teams and corporate super-stars supports your institutions position as the home of the best talent as well as the best retail banking solutions
  4. Benchmark against your industry peers: Awards are the perfect platform to assess your organisations capabilities in a highly competitive market.

For support on the entry process, selecting categories or the entry criteria, please contact Tahne Alisaje  tahne.alisaje@meed.com