Awards and recognitions

From the very beginning, we sought to be the first and foremost choice in banking in each and every situation. Our efforts, as well as our accomplishments, have been recognized by the leading international financial magazines and consulting companies.

2019.
  • International financial magazine Global Finance named Banca Intesa the Best Bank in Serbia for 2019.
2018
  • Prominent financial and banking magazine The Banker named Banca Intesa Bank of the Year in Serbia in 2018.
  • International financial magazine Global Finance granted Banca Intesa the “Best Bank in Serbia” in 2018 award.


2017
  • Renowned financial and banking magazine The Banker named Banca Intesa Bank of the Year in Serbia in 2017.
  • Renowned international financial magazine Euromoney granted Banca Intesa the Best Bank in Serbia 2017 award as part of its traditional Awards for Excellence contest.
2016
  • International financial magazine Global Finance named Banca Intesa the “Best Bank in Serbia” in 2016 as part of traditional selection of the “World’s Best Banks”.
  • The Mokra Gora School of Management awarded Banca Intesa Executive Board President Draginja Đurić the “Laureate of Virtue“ award for 2016 for her contribution to female leadership in Serbia and the region.
2015
  • International financial magazine "Global Finance" declared Banca Intesa as the “The Best Bank in Serbia” in 2015. This prestigious recognition was awarded as part of their traditional contest for “The World’s Best Banks” which this year included 143 countries and 8 regions.
  • Magazines "Ekonometar" and "Magazin Biznis" awarded Draginja Đurić, the President of Banca Intesa Executive Board, the "Planeta Biznis" award for successful management of a bank that invested the largest amount of funding into local communities and social development in 2014.
2014
  • Magazines "Ekonometar" and "Magazin Biznis" awarded Draginja Đurić, the President of Banca Intesa Executive Board, the "Planeta Biznis" award for successful management of a bank that invested the largest amount of funding into local communities and social development in 2013.
  • The "Trag" Foundation, with financial support from the European Union, the Balkan Trust for Democracy and the Social Inclusion and Poverty Reduction Unit (SIPRU) of the Serbian government handed Banca Intesa the "VIRTUS" award for corporate philanthropy in the category of corporate volunteering.
2013
  • Euromoney, the world's leading financial magazine, has awarded Banca Intesa an award for the best bank in Serbia in 2012. at their traditional Awards for excellence in the field of financial services.
  • The Balkan Community Initiatives Fund (BCIF), with financial support from the US Agency for International Development (USAID) and in partnership with the Institute for Sustainable Communities (ISC) and the Social Inclusion and Poverty Reduction Unit (SIPRU) of the Serbian government, awarded Banca Intesa the esteemed "VIRTUS" Award for support for the most innovative project of the year for our "The Place I Love" corporate social responsibility initiative.
2012
  • Financial magazine The Banker, a part of the famous publishing house Financial Times Group, declared us the bank of the year in Serbia;
  • Magazines "Ekonometar" and "Magazin Biznis" awarded Draginja Đurić, the President of Banca Intesa Executive Board the Planeta Biznis award for successful management of a bank that invested the largest amount of funds for corporate social responsibility programmes in 2011.
  • Euromoney, the renowned finance and banking journal, has declared Banca Intesa the best bank in Serbia in 2011 at their traditional Awards for excellence in the field of financial services.
2011
  • Draginja Đurić, President of the Executive Board of Banca Intesa, has been awarded the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic for her dedicated and successful efforts to promote relations between the two countries.
  • The prestigious global finance magazine The Banker, part of the Financial Times Group publishing house granted four prestigious awards to the Intesa Sanpaolo Group:
    - The best bank in Serbia in 2011
    - The best bank in Italy in 2011
    - The best bank in Croatia in 2011
    - The best bank in Bosnia and Herzegovina in 2011
  • Euromoney, the world's leading financial magazine, has awarded Banca Intesa an award for the best bank in Serbia in 2010. at their traditional Awards for excellence in the field of financial services.
  • Club of Business Journalists of Serbia has declared Draginja Đurić, President of the Executive Board of Banca Intesa the “Banker of the Decade ".
  • The renowned Moscow financial magazine Business New Europe, has declared Banca Intesa the best bank in Central and Eastern Europe.
2010
  • The renowned global finance magazine The Banker, part of the Financial Times Group publishing house handed out three prestigious awards to the Intesa Sanpaolo Group:
    - The best bank in Serbia in 2010
    - The best bank in Italy in 2010
    - The best bank in Western Europe in 2010
  • Euromoney, the world's leading financial magazine, has awarded Banca Intesa an award for the best bank in Serbia in 2009. at their traditional Awards for excellence in the field of financial services.
  • "Ekonomist Media Group", one of the leaders in economic journalism both in Serbia and the entire region declared the President of the Executive Board of Banca Intesa, Draginja Đurić, the 2010 “Banker of the Year“.
  • Citizens Association "Moja Srbija" has awarded Banca Intesa the "My Choice 2010" Serbian consumers’ award in the Banks and Insurance Companies category.
2009
  • Financial magazine The Banker, a part of the famous publishing house Financial Times Group, declared us the bank of the year in Serbia;
  • The London-based financial magazine Finance Central Europe and foreign consultant agencies awarded us three prestigious recognitions:
    - Banca Intesa – the best medium-sized bank in South East Europe,

    - Banca Intesa – the best bank in Serbia,

    - President of the Executive board of Banca Intesa Beograd, Draginja Đurić – Serbian banker of the year;
  • Ekonomist Media Group, one of the leader in economist jurnalism in Serbia and the region declared the president of the Executive Board of Banca Intesa Draginja Đurić "Banker of the Year" in 2009.
2008
  • Financial magazine The Banker, a part of the famous publishing house Financial Times Group, declared us the bank of the year in Serbia;
  • The London-based financial magazine Finance Central Europe and foreign consultant agencies awarded us three prestigious recognitions:
    - Banca Intesa – the best medium-sized bank in South East Europe,
    - Banca Intesa – the best bank in Serbia,
    - President of the Executive board of Banca Intesa Beograd, Draginja Đurić – Serbian banker of the year;
  • Magazines "Ekonometar" and "Magazin Biznis" awarded Draginja Đurić, the President of Banca Intesa Executive Board the Planeta Biznis award for successful management of a bank that invested the largest amount of funds for corporate social responsibility programmes
  • "Ekonomist Media Group", one of the leaders in economic journalism both in Serbia and the entire region declared the president of the Executive Board of Banca Intesa, Draginja Đurić the 2008 "Banker of the Year".
2007
  • London-based, financial magazine Finance Central Europe and foreign consultant agencies granted us three prestigious recognition awards:
    - Banca Intesa – the best medium-sized bank in South East Europe,
    - Banca Intesa – the best bank in Serbia,
    - President of the Executive board of Banca Intesa Beograd, Draginja Đurić – Serbian banker of the year;
2006
  • The London-based financial magazine Finance Central Europe and foreign consultant agencies awarded us three prestigious recognitions:
    - Banca Intesa – the best medium-sized bank in South East Europe,

    - Banca Intesa – the best bank in Serbia,

    - Director General of Banca Intesa Beograd, Draginja Đurić – Serbian banker of the year.
2005
  • The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), declared the acquisition of Banca Intesa to be the largest investment in the banking sector from the financial standpoint, as well as the largest foreign investment in Serbia in 2005;
  • The London-based financial magazine Finance Central Europe and foreign consultant agencies awarded us three prestigious recognitions:
    - Banca Intesa – the best medium-sized bank in South East Europe,

    - Banca Intesa – the best bank in Serbia,

    - Director General of Banca Intesa Beograd, Draginja Đurić – the banker of the year in Serbia.