Who we are
We put whatever matters to you most, first.
Who we are
As a major leading bank in the UAE, FGB had Shareholder Equity of AED 36.0 Billion as of September 30th, 2016 making it one of the largest equity based banks in the UAE. Established in 1979 and headquartered in Abu Dhabi, the bank offers a full range of financial services to business and consumer sectors through a network of branches across the UAE. Internationally, FGB has branches in Singapore and Qatar, representative offices in India, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, Seoul- Korea and a subsidiary in Libya.
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.
From Abu Dhabi origins to UAE acquisitions and a strong international footprint, from corporate and wholesale banking to burgeoning global money markets, asset management and research, we aim to put our stakeholders first. Notably in the consumer market, FGB has developed segmented and customer centric products in all categories, bringing significant benefits to our clients.
Today, we are recognised as a world-class organisation committed to maximising value for shareholders, customers and employees. We are focused on delivering banking products and services that meet your needs, while supporting UAE's dynamic economy. And in line with our commitment to excellence, the bank continues to invest significantly in people and technology to provide superior service standards.
FGB was awarded the - The Banker Middle East: “Best Bank in the UAE” and “Best Bank in the Middle East” - 27 May, 2015
First Gulf Bank carries an A+ Long-Term (IDR) rating from Fitch, an A2 Long Term Deposit rating from Moody's, an A+ Long Term Foreign Currency Rating from Capital Intelligence and a AAA Long-Term Financial Institution Rating from RAM Ratings of Malaysia.
Complementing our fresh and engaging FGB brand identity, we have a theme that runs through all of our actions and achievements — our desire and passion to BE FIRST. First in terms of the products we develop and offer our customers and clients, enabling them to achieve their own firsts. First in the service we provide. First is in our name. First reflects our performance. However ultimately, it's putting our customers first that sits at the heart of our culture.
Our Vision and Mission
Our vision is to be recognised as a world-class organisation, maximising value for you and all our stakeholders.
At FGB, we work together to achieve the full potential of our people, customers and business. We have identified five core values that help us achieve this: knowledge, adaptability, collaboration, enterprise and responsibility. These values ensure that we are always putting you first – a goal that reflects how every staff member approaches each and every day.