Sondrio – O walk from definitive will start between 23 and 24 of April, when the process of integration of Creval into the Crédit Agricole Italia Group. he announced yesterdayi Roberto Ghisellini, general manager of the bank Valtellinese “It was a positive path – he recalled – made possible by the contribution of all Creval employees. The province of Sondrio will maintain a strategic role for the Group which will continue to support its territories and local realities”.
As of April 26th, the new Regional Directorate of North Lombardy, to which all branches of provinces of Sondrio, Lecco, Como, Bergamo, Brescia and – until the integration between CA Italia and Friuladria – also all the branches in Veneto and Trentino Alto Adige. To guarantee customers a service targeted to individual needs, the commercial structure was reorganized – replicating the service model used in the parent company Crédit Agricole Italia, which focuses on shorter supply chains, greater specialization and diversification – which provides for a new regional retail management to coordinate 116 branches and 7 Business Poles headed by Umberto Colli (from Valtellina, who grew up in the local bank) and Deputy Head of Dario Negri, the Banca d’Impresa Territorial Area headed by Matteo Zorzet and the Mercado de Private Banking Alta Lombardia led by Alberto Melões.
in the only province of Sondrio sI count, until today, approx. 70,000 customers – equal to 12% of the total Creval clients – 6.5 billion assets under management, 42 branches, 3 Poli Affari and relative market share of 32.5%. Since June 2021, around 2,000 new customers have been acquired in Sondrio province. Ghisellini announced that a territorial committee will be created as a liaison between Valtellina and the bank. The Committee will be composed not only of internal members, but also of qualified external exponents of entrepreneurship and associations. Bearing in mind the “strong roots in the territory, the historicity and the leading role of the bank”, only for the province of Sondrio, there will be a reference to Creval in the new signs with the inscription Crédit Agricole. In Valtellina the bank employs more than 700 employees. “No agencies will be closed,” commented the CEO, announcing the development and recruitment of local talent.