Erste Group Bank AG
Founded as “Erste oesterreichische Spar-Casse” in 1819, Erste Group is now one of the leading financial institutes in Central and Eastern Europe. As the leading institute of the Austrian savings banks, Erste Bank is one of the country’s biggest banking groups, with regional savings banks. Erste Group is present in the banking markets of 7 countries in the CEE region. That’s how Erste Group can apply local knowledge to servicing to more than 16 million customers. They provide financing to families for their living space and help entrepreneurs with their plans as well as founders taking their first step towards independence.