About Us

60 years of banking in Qatar

Established as the “Ottoman Bank” in 1956, the International Bank of Qatar (ibq) is one of the oldest banks in Qatar and is a well-established commercial institution headquartered in Doha, Qatar. The Bank offers the full range of corporate, private and retail banking solutions. ibq has a network of branches, service centres and ATMs strategically located throughout the country.

ibq’s corporate banking has longstanding relationships with strong Qatari companies as well as international ones operating in the country.

ibq’s private banking is marketing its wealth management platform specially designed to enhance the products and service offering to clients.

ibq’s retail banking is known for its innovative approach in designing products, in particular on mortgage solutions and special personal loans throughout the year.

ibq has received various international accolades which are testaments to its position as one of Qatar’s leading banks. The bank has received various awards for its Private Banking, Retail Banking and Corporate Banking services from Global Brands Magazine, Euromoney, Arabian Business, International Banker, International Finance Magazine, Global Banking and Finance Review, The Banker Magazine and Banker Middle East. The latest awards include:

  • 2017 ‘Best Customer Centric Banking Brand, Qatar’ Award from Global Brands Magazine
  • 2016 ‘Best Customer Service Retail in Qatar’ Award by Banker Middle East
  • 2016 ‘Best Customer Service Corporate in Qatar’ Award by Banker Middle East
  • 2016 ‘Best Customer Loyalty/Rewards Programme in Qatar for thanq’ Award by Banker Middle East
  • 2016 ‘Straight through processing’ Award from Citi Bank
  • 2016 ‘Best Private Bank’ Award from The Banker Middle East
  • 2016 ‘Private Banker of the Year’ Award to Mr. Chaouki Daher, General Manager and Head of Private Banking at ibq from The Banker Middle East

At ibq…we make banking more personal. We are living up to our promise on a daily basis.
60 years of banking in Qatar