Alior Bank is a Polish retail bank with headquarters in Warsaw. Since its foundation in 2008, the number of customers has risen to over 3 million. With 6,500 employees and an extensive retail network consisting of 216 branches, 219 modern mini branch locations (Alior Bank Express), as well as 414 partner branches, Alior Bank is considered one of the most innovative and fastest growing financial institutions in Poland. Numerous awards serve as testament to Alior’s success, including ‘Best European Retail Bank 2014’, selected by the jury at ‘Retail Banker International Awards’. Other such examples include ‘Best Bank in Poland 2014’, awarded by Global Finance, and the ‘BAI-Finacle Global Banking Innovation Award 2013’.
In December 2012, Alior Bank made history with the largest IPO of a private company ever made on the Warsaw Stock Exchange. Since March 2014, the bank has been listed on the WIG20 Index, which lists the twenty largest Polish companies on the Warsaw Stock Exchange in terms of market capitalization.