The Intesa Sanpaolo Group, with 11.1 million customers and approximately 4,500 branches in Italy, is the country’s leading banking group. It is also one of the top banking groups in Europe. 

The Intesa Sanpaolo Group is the leading provider of financial products and services to both households and businesses in Italy. This includes banking intermediation, life insurance premiums, asset management, pension funds, and factoring.

The Group also has strategic operations in central and eastern Europe and in middle eastern and north African countries. It is among the top players in several countries with 8.4 million customers and a network of approximately 1,400 branches. Through its local subsidiary banks, the Intesa Sanpaolo Group ranks first in Serbia, second in Croatia and Slovakia, third in Albania, fifth in Egypt, sixth in Hungary, seventh in Bosnia and Herzegovina and Slovenia.

Moreover, an international network of specialists in support of corporate customers spreads across 29 countries, in particular in the Middle East and North Africa and in those areas where Italian companies are most active, such as the United States, Russia, China and India.

As at December 31st 2014, the Intesa Sanpaolo Group had total assets of 646,427 million euro, customer loans of 339,105 million euro, direct deposits from banking business of 359,629 million euro and direct deposits from insurance business and technical reserves of 118,612 million euro.

The Group operates through seven business units (The Banca dei Territori division, the Corporate and Investment Banking division, the International Subsidiary Banks division, the Private Banking division, the Asset Management division, the Insurance division and the Capital Light Bank) which serve different types of customers. In addition there are the Governance Centres comprising: Chief Governance Officer, Chief Innovation Officer, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Chief Lending Officer e Chief Risk Officer for guidance, coordination and control of the whole Group.

The detail of Intesa Sanpaolo’s organisational structure is available on the Group’s Internet site @.