First Bank of Nigeria Sierra Leone from Freetown, Sierra Leone (a subsidiary of First Bank of Nigeria) has a Tier 1 capital. Founded in 1894. FirstBank (our parent company) is reputed for its heritage, dependability and strong corporate governance. It is listed on the Nigeria Stock Exchange with over 1.3 million shareholders. FirstBank serves more than 9 million customers across a network of over 750 branches with a workforce of over 15,000 personnel. The FirstBank group operates in Nigeria, Ghana, Guinea, Senegal, DR Congo, The Gambia, United Kingdom and Sierra Leone. It also has representative offices in Paris, Beijing, Johannesburg and Abu Dhabi.
FBN came to Sierra Leone in 2013 and bought the former ICB (International Commercial Bank).
FBN starts operations in Sierra Leone in 2014
FBNBank Sierra Leone currently operates from Three Locations in Freetown (3 Charlotte Street, 9 Freetown Road Lumley and 5 Ross Road Cline Town) while plans are on to establish branches in the provinces soon.
The current MD of FBN in Sierra Leone is Mr Udeme Udoh
PURPOSE AND VALUES: Our brand purpose is to always put customers, partners, and stakeholders at the heart of our business, even as we standardize customer experience and excellence in financial solutions across sub-Saharan Africa, in consonance with our brand vision “To be the partner of the first choice in building your future”.
Our brand promise is to always deliver the ultimate “gold standard” of value and excellence. This commitment is anchored on our inherent values of passion, partnership, and people, to position You First in every respect.
VISION: To be Africa’s bank of the first choice
MISSION: To remain true to our name by providing the best financial services possible.