In the presence of former Barcelona and Netherlands football star Patrick Kluivert, Emirates NBD Egypt announced strategic partnership with FC Barcelona. To celebrate the partnership, the bank launched prepaid cards to its customers who are fans of Barcelona. Cardholders will also receive classic and platinum credit cards co-branded by the bank and FC Barcelona with unprecedented advantages; inclusive of complimentary tickets to Camp Nou Stadium in addition to other distinctive gifts and discounts
Guest of Honor Patrick Kluivert at the Pyramids
Former FC Barcelona and Dutch footballer, Patrick Kluivert, visited the Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx on Sidelines of the press conference aimed to announce the partnership between Emirates NBD Egypt and FC Barcelona.
During the tour, Kluivert expressed how amazed he is by the grace and prominence of the Pyramids in particular, and the Ancient Egyptian civilization in general.
The partnership aims to support the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) by attracting a brand new banking customer segment to the Egyptian sector, which will boost the Egyptian economy. And as an extra perk, football fans signing for these Emirates NBD –FC Barcelona cards will have the chance to enjoy fully paid trips to Camp Nou Stadium in order to watch FC Barcelona play live. Not to mention, getting access to original soccer balls, signed team uniform sets and t-shirts by top football players.
“We are delighted to enter into a strategic partnership with one of the top clubs in international football, and having renowned football star Patrick Kluivert with us gracing today’s public launch. We look forward to bringing people in Egypt closer to their favorite international football team FC Barcelona, through innovative and easily accessible banking services,” Head of Priority Banking and Wealth Management at Emirates NBD Egypt, Ayman Gamgoum, stated.