The Managing Director Barclays Bank Uganda, Mr. Rakesh Jha hosted fellow industry captains and diplomats to a Johnnie Walker whisky mentorship as part of the Barclays Bank Consumer Rewards Program which was launched earlier this year.
The program saw the bank partner with Uganda Breweries’ Johnnie Walker Brand to reward their premium customers for their continued financial loyalty and support.
The guests who graced the event included key stakeholders Deborah Ruth Malac, the US Ambassador to Uganda, Indian High commissioner Shri Ravi Shankar, NSSF MD Richard Patrick Byaruhanga and South African High commissioner Prof.Maj. Gen Solly Mollo among others.
The team was taken through a mentorship session on how to appreciate and take their whisky by the Johnnie Walker Brand Ambassador, Marcus Kwikiriza.
“Our platinum credit card holders have been hosting their associates for whisky mentorship sessions like the one we have had today,” said Rakesh.
Rakesh explained that customers who use their credit cards for purchases earn points and those who have accrued most points will be rewarded with whisky mentorships.
UBL’s Head of Whisky portfolio, Anette Nakiyaga said that Johnnie walker is about a constant pursuit for success and such partnering with Barclays Bank is a perfect move.
“Johnnie Walker is about a constant pursuit for success as our ‘Keep Walking’ mantra goes.
This is a perfect partnership with Barclays who will be rewarding their premium customers with an icon of progress,” said Ms. Nakiyaga.