The FINANCIAL — Société Générale is pleased to announce that Rosbank, the largest privately-owned retail banking network in Russia in which it holds a majority stake, has been named Russia’s Bank of the year 2008 by The Banker Magazine.
Philippe Citerne, Deputy CEO of Société Générale said, “We are delighted with this prestigious award, which recognizes the outstanding quality of Rosbank’s franchise and it’s strong potential for development as a leading universal bank in the country. I would like to congratulate Rosbank’s management and teams on this well-deserved honor.”
Société Générale is among the leading banks in Russia, with a presence on the market in retail banking ant financial services to private customers (Rosbank, BCGV, Delta Credit and Rusfinance), as well as in Corporate and Investment Banking activities. Société Générale Group has 4.8 million clients and close to 30,000 employees in Russia.