About sponsor
Gazprombank (Gazprombank Joint Stock Company) is one of the largest universal financial institutions in Russia, providing a wide range of banking, financial and investment products and services to corporate and private clients and financial institutions. Gazprombank is among the three largest banks in Russia and is the fifth largest bank in Central and Eastern Europe.

The bank serves many key industries within the Russian economy, such as gas, oil, nuclear, chemical, petrochemical, ferrous and nonferrous metallurgy, electrical power, machine building, metal processing, transport, construction, telecommunications, agriculture, trade and other sectors of the economy. Gazprombank’s retail business is also a strategically important activity of the bank and its scope is consistently increasing. Private clients are offered a full range of services including; credit lending, deposit accounts, payment transactions, electronic banking cards and other services.

Gazprombank holds a strong position in both the domestic and international financial markets. It is one of Russia’s leading organisations in underwriting corporate bonds, asset management, private banking, corporate finance and other areas of investment banking.

Gazprombank counts among its clients around 4 million individuals and approximately 45,000 legal entities. At present, Gazprombank operates seven subsidiary and affiliated banks in Russia, Belarus, Armenia, Switzerland and Luxemburg, representative offices in China, Mongolia and India. Gazprombank's network across Russia extends from Kaliningrad in the west to Youzhno-Sakhalinsk in the east. The total number of offices delivering customer friendly high-quality banking and depository services under the single brand name of Gazprombank exceeds 390.

More information about the company can be found on its official website.