Woori Financial Group was established as Korea's first financial holding company in April 2001 to keep pace with the global trends and evolve as a global player with world-class competitiveness.
Since its launch, the Group has achieved remarkable growth in the banking business thanks to the consolidated performance of banking subsidiaries, and continued to expand its
non-banking businesses through mergers and acquisitions and jlint investments. As a result, the Group became the Korea's representative financial group.
As of Jun 2014, Woori Financial Group is organized into 6 subsidiaries with excellent sales capacity and growth foundation. Group is consist of Woori Bank, Woori Card, Woori Investment Bank, Woori FIS, Woori Private Equity, and Woori Finance Research Institute.
Furthermore, 18,000 employees are working through 1,000 domestic and international networks to provide banking, securities, and investment banking businesses and other differentiated customized financial services to over 20 million business and personal customers.
Woori Financial Group is now taking on new challenges toward a world-class financial group beyond the leading financial group in Korea.
To this end, we are also making a concerted effort to cultivate non-banking businesses to develop new profit models on the basis of bolstering core competencies as well as creating group synergy.
In addition, The Group is committed to achieving success as a “Great Company” that fulfills its social responsibilities through playing a proactive role in ethical management and social contribution.
The Group is also extending its businesses into overseas markets including China, Russia and Vietnam to secure global competitiveness as a global player.
Through these efforts, we will steadily establish the foundation to emerge as a world-class leading financial group.