QNB, in partnership with MasterCard, has launched Qatar’s first Mastercard World Elite Exclusive.
The card is the most exclusive within the Mastercard product suite and will be available to QNB private banking customers on an invitation-only basis, QNB has said in a press statement.
The stylish metal-hybrid card offers cardholders a unique experience to suit the requirements of QNB’s elite customers. The card offers an extensive range of lifestyle privileges though Louis Fourteen, including access to personalised lifestyle management services, unique rewards, reduced waiting time at the world’s most coveted restaurants and private dining experiences with renowned Michelin-star chefs.
Other benefits include the "ability to locate, source and deliver unattainable luxury items at the world’s most celebrated retail establishments", the statement notes.
Adel Khashabi, general manager, QNB Group Asset & Wealth Management, said: “Drawing on our global expertise and deep understanding of our ever-changing customer needs and demands, we are very proud to have designed this tailor-made product. We pride ourselves on being the first bank in Qatar to offer this card to selected customers through our strategic partnership with Mastercard.”
“The launch of QNB’s Mastercard World Elite Exclusive metal-hybrid credit card is another testament to our customer-centric approach and market-leading offerings. We continue to invest and innovate in technology to ensure that our customers’ demands and changing lifestyle needs are met," he added.
Nadia Ghissassi, Mastercard country manager for Qatar, Kuwait, Iraq & Oman, said: “The GCC is home to a growing affluent market, with consumers increasingly seeking new tailor-made, exclusive and curated lifestyle experiences. A first for Qatar, the QNB Mastercard World Elite Exclusive caters to these evolving needs, giving cardholders a host of unparalleled benefits and unmatched experiences. We’re pleased to build on our longstanding relationship with QNB to introduce game-changing products that provide Priceless benefits to their lives.”
QNB continues to be the forerunner in launching highly relevant, safe and technologically advanced payment products in the market, the statement adds. The new sophisticated offering combines the latest technology and safety features available in the global payments industry, including contactless payment features.
QNB Group’s presence through its subsidiaries and associate companies extends to more than 31 countries across three continents providing a comprehensive range of advanced products and services. The total number of employees is more than 28,000, serving 20mn customers operating through 1,000 locations, with an ATM network of over 4,300 machines.