First Gulf Bank (FGB)
As a major leading Bank in the UAE, FGB had Shareholder Equity of AED 34.1 billion as of December 31st, 2014 making it one of the largest equity based Banks in the UAE. Established in 1979 and headquartered in Abu Dhabi, UAE, the Bank offers a full range of financial services to business and consumer sectors throughout an extensive network of branches across the UAE. Internationally, FGB has branches in Singapore and Qatar, representative offices in India, Hong Kong, Seoul and London and a subsidiary in Libya.
Today, FGB is recognised as a world-class organisation committed to maximising value for shareholders, customers and employees as it focuses on delivering banking products and services that meet client needs and support the UAE’s dynamic economy. In line with its commitment to excellence the Bank continues to invest significantly in people and technology to provide superior service standards. FGB was named the ‘Best Bank in the United Arab Emirates’ and ‘Best Wealth Management Firm’ at the Banker Middle East Industry Awards 2014. It was also ranked as the 8th most powerful company in the Arab World in Forbes’ ‘Top 500 companies in the Arab World’ list. FGB was also recently recognised as an “Employer of Choice” at the GCC Best Employer Brand Awards 2014 and has been honored in the SME Banking Sector category of the inaugural Enterprise Agility Awards.