Alfa Banking Group is one of the largest private commercial and investment banking groups in Russia and the CIS and includes Alfa Bank in Russia, the largest private bank in the country, and banks in Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Belarus and the Netherlands. The Group, which employs over 23,000 people, also has a presence in Cyprus, the US and UK.
It is part of one of Russia’s largest and most successful privately owned companies, the Alfa Group Consortium which was founded in 1989, with interests in oil and gas, financial services, retail, telecommunications and utilities. The Group has particular expertise in, and knowledge of working in Russia and the CIS, but also invests in other markets which form part of the Group’s strategic business objectives. Investments include Vimpelcom, a major emerging market Telco listed on the NYSE, and X5 Retail Group, one of Russia’s largest food retailers listed on the London Stock Exchange.
Alfa Banking Group and Alfa’s other constituent companies have a strong sense of their Corporate Social Responsibility and are strong supporters of charitable and cultural activities, and invest in many of the communities in which the Group operates. Alfa has also recently become a major sponsor of the English National Ballet, helping to bring some of the best of Russian culture to UK audiences. Whether in the fields of business or culture, Alfa Banking Group, which is currently considering strategic business opportunities in the UK, is a strong supporter of the burgeoning links between Russia and the UK and is well-placed to help them grow to the benefit of both nations.
Street / Улица: 25 Park Lane
City / Город: London
Postcode / Индекс: W1K 1RA
Country / Страна: UK
Phone: +44 (0) 207 0798025
Fax: +44 (0) 207 495 3909
Contact Person / Контактное лицо: Richard James
Title: Group Treasurer
Direct phone: +44 (0) 207 0798025
Additional / Дополнительно: Additional Representative: Alena Soleil