Sberbank - the major financial institution in RussiaSince then, the bank came a long way. In 2020, it was ranked as one of the leading banks in Europe, according to tier one capital. Together with VTB bank and Gazprombank, Sberbank owned over half of thecorporate deposits and corporate loans share in the country as of December 2020.
Sberbank is major systematically important bank in Russia, but its importance extends to Central and Eastern Europe, as well as to the post-Soviet republics. The number of subsidiary bank branches in the region is extensive: 187 branches in Central and Eastern Europe, 110 in Kazakhstan, and a further 91 in Ukraine . In 2020, about 235 thousand employees worked directly for Sberbank in Russia, and a further 31.7 thousand worked in subsidiary banks and companies. In terms of gender split, over 70 percent of the employees were women, though in the governance of the bank, approximately 67 percent were men, as of 2019.