On 26 January 26 2017 the grand opening of MNC Desk, the first specialized branch of Credit Agricole Bank for multinational corporate customer business and individuals - nonresidents in the Western region, was held in Lviv.
Expanding and strengthening relations with companies and customers in the segment of multinational corporate business Credit Agricole Bank has identified as one of the major directions of its activity. The opening of such specialized branch MNC Desk will provide an opportunity for the bank to provide customers with the high quality of services regardless of their location.
In the Western region MNC Desk headed by Andriy Kamenetskiy already welcomes its customers in the outlet of Credit Agricole Bank in Lviv at 11, Gnatyuka Str., tel. (032) 297 00 16.
«This inauguration is an important event for several reasons. First of all it demonstrates our willingness to support the development of Lviv region, which is currently experiencing a remarkable growth, and second, our wish to be as closer as possible to our customers, which will allow a large reactivity in meeting our customers' expectations and satisfaction», - said Jean-Paul Piotrowski, CEO of Credit Agricole Bank during the MNC Desk opening ceremony.
Opening of the specialized branch for corporate business in the Western region is another step to strengthen the bank’s positions in this direction, which will allow providing our customers with the best expertise at the local level to meet their expectations.
«The bank sees great potential in the Western region for corporate business development, where we already have very strong positions. Credit Agricole is the bank of reference for the multinational companies segment in Ukraine. The bank has more than 1,000 of such customers in its portfolio and some of them are from Western Ukraine», - says Larysa Bondarieva, Management Board Member of Credit Agricole Bank - «We strive to provide our customers with the opportunity to enter the European markets and proximity to Poland will ensure additional opportunities for the relations development, will contribute to synergy deepening and experience exchange with Credit Agricole Bank Polska, which is also a part of the Group».
This initiative is also a reflection of the Credit Agricole Group strategy, which was launched in early 2016. Its purpose is to strengthen the overall universal banking model, based on long-term partnership and multi-channel approach, development of relations based on trust and proximity to customers.
These aspirations are reflected in our new corporate slogan at the level of the Credit Agricole Group, and Ukraine as well. «A whole bank just for you» is a new positioning of Credit Agricole in Ukraine. It means that we mobilize and foster all the efforts to provide our clients with the partner bank they are waiting for. We offer our customers the best professional expertise, our best practices and know-how. We mobilize all of the bank’s business line in order to satisfy any needs of our customers. We want to be exactly where our customers are.
About Credit Agricole:
PJSC «CREDIT AGRICOLE BANK» is a modern universal bank owned by the leading financial group in Europe – Credit Agricole Group (France). The Group is a major partner of the French economy and one of the largest banking groups in Europe. It is a leading retail bank in Europe, having the largest portfolio of assets under management, being first in the field of bank insurance and third - in project financing in Europe. Credit Agricole has been operating in the financial market of Ukraine since 1993 and renders the entire range of banking services to private individuals, including VIP clients, and business. The Bank pays special attention to cooperation with agricultural enterprises. Reliability and business reputation of CREDIT AGRICOLE in Ukraine is confirmed by the highest possible FITCH ratings, leading positions in bank sustainability, bank deposit reliability and bank profitability rankings, as well as by 460 000 private and 26 000 corporate customers, including representatives of small and medium business, large Ukrainian companies and international corporations.
Viktoriia Torianyk, Head of PR and corporate communications Credit Agricole Bank.
Phone: +38 044 581 07 45, e-mail: Viktoriia.Torianyk@credit-agricole.ua