BNP Paribas S.A. – Sofia Branch was named “Best Foreign Branch” by “Bank of the Year Association”. The assessment is based on public information for the banks generated and gathered from the Bulgarian National Bank. The prize is awarded to BNP Paribas for third time.
“I am very pleased that BNP Paribas Bulgaria was voted Best Foreign Branch in Bulgaria for third time. This is yet another recognition of our strong market position, the superior client service we collectively deliver especially with the ‘One Bank” approach for corporates, our drive for innovation, our commitment to Bulgaria and the responsible way of doing business in the country.”, said Christophe Deroo, Country Head of BNP Paribas for Bulgaria.
BNP Paribas operates in Bulgaria since 1994 and is well known on the local market as corporate and institutional bank. Today, apart from BNP Paribas S.A. – Sofia Branch providing corporate and institutional banking, BNP Paribas Group is also represented in Bulgaria by the insurance company BNP Paribas Cardif and the leading consumer credit company – BNP Paribas Personal Finance S.A., Bulgaria Branch, and employs more than 1,100 people at the service of corporate and retail clients. In 2013, BNP Paribas expanded its activity on the retail market launching the first of its kind entirely online deposit system.
The current recognition in Bulgaria complements numerous international awards received by BNP Paribas Group in the course of the year, the most prestigious being the World’s Best Bank for Corporates in Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2017, a leading global financial publication.