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  • High Commissioner to the United Kingdom (UK), Her Excellency Aloun Ndombet-Assamba, has been awarded the 2015 World Council of Credit Unions Distinguished Services Award (DSA).
  • The award is scheduled to be presented during a special ceremony in Denver, Colorado, in the United States, on July 13, 2015.
  • Mr. Branch congratulated the High Commissioner on receiving the DSA, “which is the highest honour bestowed by the global credit union movement, and a recognition you well deserve.”

High Commissioner to the United Kingdom (UK), Her Excellency Aloun Ndombet-Assamba, has been awarded the 2015 World Council of Credit Unions Distinguished Services Award (DSA).

The award is scheduled to be presented during a special ceremony in Denver, Colorado, in the United States, on July 13, 2015.

“The award is in recognition of your lifetime commitment to the international credit union movement,” said Brian Branch, President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the World Council of Credit Unions.

Mr. Branch congratulated the High Commissioner on receiving the DSA, “which is the highest honour bestowed by the global credit union movement, and a recognition you well deserve.”

High Commissioner Ndombet-Assamba said she is very honoured to receive the award. “I would like to pay tribute to the City of Kingston Credit Union and the Jamaica Credit Union movement for giving me the opportunity to serve,” she said.

The High Commissioner had an illustrious career at the City of Kingston Credit Union (COK), rising to the level of General Manager in 1994, a post she held until 2002.