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Societe Generale is one of the largest European financial services groups.

Company profile

Based on a diversified banking model, the Group combines financial solidity and continuity with a strategy of sustainable growth. With more than 133,000 employees worldwide, Societe Generale has been playing a vital role in the economy for 150 years. Present in Germany since 1886, Societe Generale is one of the oldest foreign banks in this country.

Germany is a key market for Societe Generale. With more than 3,250 employees, the bank operates at five locations for companies, private clients and institutional investors. Over the years, Societe Generale has built up through its various divisions close relationships with major German companies as well as financial institutions, financial investors and medium-sized companies.

The Societe Generale Group is making an important contribution to the financing of the German industry and Mittelstand (SME). The steady development in this market stands for the long-term corporate strategy of Societe Generale.

The Societe Generale group in Germany includes the following entities: ALD Automotive, Bank Deutsches Kraftfahrzeuggewerbe (BDK), Car Professional Fuhrparkmanagement (CPM), Hanseatic Bank, Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Banking, Societe Generale Equipment Finance (GEFA BANK GmbH), Societe Generale Insurance and Societe Generale Securities Services.