Hattha Bank Commemorates 30 Years of Empowering Growth with Appreciation Dinner

Phnom Penh, 16th February 2024 - Hattha Bank, a subsidiary of Krungsri (Bank of Ayudhya PCL), the fifth largest commercial bank in Thailand and a member of MUFG Global Financial Group, marked a significant milestone as it commemorated its 30th anniversary with a grand appreciation dinner. The event brought together esteemed stakeholders, including the representatives of the National Bank of Cambodia, Krungsri’s Management, Board of Directors, valued customers, business partners, and distinguished guests, to express gratitude and celebrate the bank's achievements.

The 30th anniversary appreciation dinner served as a tribute to the unwavering support and trust of Hattha Bank's esteemed customers. Their loyalty and patronage have been instrumental in the bank's growth and success throughout the years. The involvement of Krungsri empowered Hattha Bank to provide innovative financial solutions by leveraging expertise and resources. The dinner also expressed gratitude to valuable business partners, highlighting Hattha Bank's dedication to fostering strong relationships based on trust and mutual growth, which have been fundamental in driving the bank's progress and expansion.

Oknha Hout Ieng Tong, President and CEO of Hattha Bank, expressed heartfelt appreciation, stating, "We are immensely grateful to the National Bank of Cambodia, all levels of local authorities, our valued customers, partners, and distinguished guests for their unwavering support throughout our 30-year journey.” He added “this anniversary celebration is a testament to the strong relationships we have built and the trust we have earned. As we look to the future, we remain committed to providing innovative financial solutions and further strengthening our partnerships towards our shared goal of building a bright future together."

Dan Harsono, Krungsri Senior Advisor, reveals, “We are honored to participate in Hattha Bank’s 30th anniversary celebration. We express gratitude for their remarkable journey of success. Since becoming part of Krungsri in 2016, Hattha Bank has evolved and established itself as a leading commercial bank in Cambodia. Our commitment to fostering its growth remains unwavering as we pledge to continue sharing expertise, enriching the lives of local communities, and contributing to the advancement of the Cambodian economy.”


H.E. Rath Sovannorak, Deputy Governor of the National Bank of Cambodia  said “I would like to extend congratulations and appreciations to all shareholders, managements and staff of Hattha Bank Plc. for the continuous achievements over the past 30 years that have contributed to the development of the banking system and the economic growth in Cambodia. Thirty years have passed, but I remember how Hattha Bank started its first operations in 1994 as an NGO and gradually transformed into a microfinance institution (2001), deposit-taking microfinance institution (2010), and commercial bank (2020).” He added “I would like to highly praise and congratulate on the achievements of Hattha Bank Plc. over the past 30 years, which have actively and significantly contributed to the development of the national economy and the participation of social and humanity activities.”


Therefore, Hattha Bank's 30th anniversary appreciation dinner was a momentous occasion to reflect on past achievements and set the stage for future growth. The bank remains dedicated to serving its customers with excellence, driving financial inclusion, and contributing to the development of Cambodia's economy.

About Hattha Bank:

Hattha Bank, a commercial bank with a presence in Cambodia for 30 years, offers a comprehensive array of financial services to its customers. By the end of 2023, Hattha Bank holds the position of the 4th largest commercial bank based on its operational offices. Hattha Bank operates as a subsidiary of Krungsri, the fifth largest financial consortium in Thailand with a 78-year history. Krungsri holds a strategic position within the MUFG Financial Group, the largest financial group in Japan and one of the largest globally.