Emirates Islamic announces first Tesla winner of the Kunooz savings account promotion

April 23, 2018

Emirates Islamic, one of the leading Islamic financial institutions in the UAE, today announced the first Tesla winner of its Kunooz savings account promotion campaign, which started on February 1st, and will continue to run until 30th April. Ahmad Hamad Al Suwaidi, a UAE national, was handed over the first of five Tesla cars at the bank's headquarters in Dubai Healthcare City.

Commenting on his win, Al Suwaidi said: "I am thrilled and overwhelmed to win the amazing Tesla car in the promotion. I would like to express my gratitude and appreciation to Emirates Islamic for giving me the opportunity to win this exciting vehicle."

The Kunooz promotion campaign aims to encourage a culture of saving among UAE customers. By saving AED 5,000 in a Kunooz Savings Account, customers can win up to 5 Tesla cars. Account holders will also be eligible to win daily cash prizes worth AED 3,000 each, with every AED 1,000 average balance providing one entry into the draw. Both new and existing Kunooz Savings Account holders can benefit from the offer.

Wasim Saifi, Deputy CEO - Consumer Banking and Wealth Management at Emirates Islamic, said: "Congratulations to Mr. Ahmad Hamad Al Suwaidi for winning the Tesla car in the Kunooz savings campaign. At Emirates Islamic, we believe that rewarding our customers for effective saving habits can have a definite and significant impact on their future. I hope Mr. Suwaidi enjoys his prize and continues to save and benefit with our Kunooz Savings Account. I would also like to take this opportunity to encourage all UAE residents to take advantage of this promotion, with more cash prizes and Tesla cars to be won."

Voted Banker Middle East Product Award's Best Savings Account in 2017, Emirates Islamic's Kunooz Savings Account is the bank's flagship account and encourages customers to save and maintain a healthy financial lifestyle, while providing returns as well as daily and monthly grand prizes up to AED 1 million.