KEP Province, January 8-10, 2016, FUNAN Microfinance Plc., with FUNAN,​ with HOPE is a microfinance institution in Cambodia providing a quality,transparency and trust of leading financial services to contribute the economic development in communities has celebrated its annual workshop 2015-2016 at KEP Province in ROCK ROYAL HOTEL under the presiding of representative of board director, member of board, chief executive officer, deputy chief executive officer and management team from head office and branches in order to announce the achievement of the year, branch outstanding and 5-year continuous strategic planning. Another purpose of this annual workshop is to introduce new member of staff in management and motivate staff to entertain at the end of the year after one year hard working.

Mr. SENG Vannara, deputy chief executive officer said “2016 is the year to challenge and work hard because FUNAN was just transformed from CAD (Association) to Licensed Microfinance Institution. The main tasks that we need to pay much attention are Human Resource Management, Financial Management, Credit Management, Operational Management, and others potential functions such as IT and Audit management.” He added “We must pay much attention on enhancement of performance in order to convey our institution sustainable and profitable.”

Finally, Mr. NGUON Leng, Chairman of Board said “I was so proud with the achievement of FUNAN Microfinance Plc. that just received full license from National Bank of Cambodia but it grew very fast that responding to our commitment that “Before we walked but now we run, if we do not run we will be back to the end and FUNAN will disappear at any time raised up in previous workshop at TONLE BASAC II.”

After Chairman of Board’s speech he announced, give certificates and gifts to the TOP FIVE outstanding branches of the year 2015 as below:

             1. CHHIKRENG District Branch                               Rank 1

             2. KOMPONG TROLACH District Branch               Rank 2

             3. PREAH VIHEAR Province Branch                        Rank 3

             4. RATANAKIRI Province Branch                            Rank 4

             5. SIEM REAP Province Branch ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​                              Rank 5

Presently, FUNAN Microfinance Plc. has a total of 51 operating offices with more than 900 fulltime employees and 36,000 customers at 25 capitals/cities. Total loan outstanding reached more than USD 6 million.