Co-founder and President
BRD is a strong bank with over 90 years of tradition of Romania. With our 7500 employees in 829 units across the country, we stand by our clients, be they young, seniors, companies, employees or entrepreneurs. \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nBRD Groupe Societe Generale is the second largest bank in Romania and the fifth market capitalization on the Bucharest Stock Exchange. As successor of the National Company for Industrial Credit, created in 1923, it fulfilled the function of investment bank for the Romanian State before being granted, in 1990, a universal banking license. In 1999, Societe Generale became the majority shareholder of the bank, helping it become a major player of the Romanian banking market.\r\n\r\nBRD has 2.2 million customers on three main business lines: retail and SMEs, big corporations and investment banking. Its range of products and services covers, beyond classic financing, also cash management, internal and external factoring, financial and operational leasing.\r\n\r\n Since 1999, BRD created around it a financial group offering, in cooperation with Societe Generale business lines, expertise in:\r\n•investment banking, mergers and acquisitions or structured finance,\r\n•asset management (BRD Asset Management),\r\n•consumer loans (BRD Finance), \r\n•financial leasing (BRD Sogelease) \r\n•operational leasing (ALD Automotive). \r\n\r\nBRD is also present on the market of private pensions and life insurance through its subsidiaries BRD Pensii and BRD Asigurări de Viaţă. \r\n\r\nBRD is the Romanian market leader in syndicated loans, factoring and banking cards.