Standard Chartered Bank aim to be the world's best international bank. With more than 75,000 people from more than 115 nationalities are employed in more than 70 countries, we are well positioned to achieve growth from opportunities in some of the world's most exciting and diverse markets. We are leading the way through our:
- Growth markets
- Innovative products and services
- Talented and diverse teams
- Sustainable business strategies
Standard Chartered Bank has a global network of over 1,700 branches and over 5,800 ATMS with strong franchises in Asia, Africa, and the Middle East. We pride our self to have a footprint in more than 70 countries in the Asia Pacific region, South Asia, Middle East, Africa, the UK and Americas.
To date, Indonesia is the sixth largest contributor for Standard Chartered Bank worldwide. As one of the oldest banks in Indonesia, we have 150 years history in the country dated back to 1863.
We employ over 2200 people in Standard Chartered, consistently creating over 100 new job opportunities each year for Indonesians for the past 3 years. We have a robust talent pipeline providing international working experience to over 100 local talents currently working within the global network.
At present, we are the top 5 international banks in Indonesia with a geographical footprint of 27 branches located in 8 cities and a network of over 49,000 shared ATMs.
In 2006, we invested nearly USD200 million when as part of a consortium; we acquired 89% of PermataBank, the country's 8th largest bank, jointly with our local strategic partner PT Astra International. This acquisition positions Standard Chartered Bank as the largest British investor in the financial industry in Indonesia. With Group's acquisition of American Express Bank in 2008, it provides us an opportunity to expand our product offering in a niche market.