Sberbank Russia

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Sberbank Russia
Sberbank Russia
Industry Banking, Financial Services
Founded 1841
Headquarters Moscow, Russia
Area Served Russian Federation and Europe
CEO German Gref
Chairman Sergey Ignatev
Products Consumer banking, corporate banking, finance and insurance, investment banking, mortgage loans, private banking, private equity, savings, securities, asset management, wealth management.
Market Value 53,397.0 $m (2013)
Employees 286.019

About Sberbank Russia[edit]

Sberbank of Russia is the largest banking group in Russia and Eastern Europe, and holds the third position in the European rankings. The group is a shareholder-owned bank in partnership the Russian government, based in Moscow. The company is under permanent change and development, and it is Russia’s oldest banking group. It is nowadays the biggest receiver of deposits in Russia with the company serving more than half of the Russian population (over 110 million) and around 11 million people abroad.

Engagement in Cultural Diplomacy[edit]

Sberbank of Russia has a policy regarding social responsibility, which is a collection of principles and obligations that the Bank has to follow while carrying out their activities. The main principles of the above mentioned policy are the management of stakeholder relationships and, above all, assessment and management of the impact the group has on the national economy, social sphere and the environment.

Employment Policy[edit]

The group is constantly expanding and growing, therefore, new opportunities for people ready to grow with the company are being created all the time. The features a person who wishes to work in the company should have, are those such as a good team spirit and capacity to work in a team, as well as an in-depth knowledge of the market. Internationality and diversity are also some of the factors that the company cares about the most, especially due to the fact that they are engaging in international markets.


International Internship Program[edit]

Sberbank Europe offers several internship programs during the year, in almost every area of their field of banking services. After this, interns might be offered a long-term cooperation with the company. (Further information here: Internships at Sberbank. At the same time, Sberbank CIB -a corporate and investment banking group created in 2012 after the merger of Sberbank of Russia and Troika DIalog-, offers summer internship programs for students and recent graduates. (Further information available here:]

Notable Activities[edit]

Promoting Human and Civil Rights[edit]

The group pushes for the promotion of human rights. Therefore, universality of human rights and the application of them, in the context of the human rights act, in every operating country and under any circumstances, is something that the group is committed to. In these lines, the policies carried out by the group strive to guarantee adequate protection of human rights.

Activities in the Field of Humanitarian Aid[edit]

The group is concerned about how its resolutions and activity affect society, the economy and the environment. In this regard, the company contributes to the economic development of the countries in which it operates. This is primarily achieved by improving availability of financial services, for not only households or businesses, but also for municipal and federal governments. Regarding the environment, Sberbank of Russia organises several ecological events in order to promote environmental friendliness and control of the use of resources.

External Links[edit]

Official Website

Annual Report