BANK ALJAZIRA has completed the annual Full DR Live Test Exercises. The exercise objective was to achieve the highest level of readiness and business continuity for the bank services in case of emergencies. This experience comes as an embodiment of the bank’s keenness to ensure the provisions of banking services as quickly as possible with the highest standards of efficiency in case of a disaster, God forbid.
Mr. Ahmed AlHassan, Chief Operating Officer, Bank AlJazira, said: “The successful Full DR Live Test Exercise was a result of continues devoted efforts for internal support processes enhancement which aiming to support bank operations, business growth and customers. Information Technology and Business Continuity Management teams have effectively contributed to raising the efficiency of the emergency response of the bank.”
Mr. AlHassan added that, the bank conducted more than 330 DR Live Tests Exercises of emergency recovery operations since 2013 and consistently achieved more advanced results in each exercise, and Bank Aljazira is the first bank within the Saudi Banking Sector to completed a Full DR Live Test Exercise under the supervision of an external auditor in accordance with SAMA mandates.