Equity Bank Limited - South Sudan started its operations in May 2009, as part of the larger Equity Bank Group. The strong financial base of the Subsidiary is underpinned by Equity Bank Group’s massive capital base and regional spread. The establishment of the Subsidiary was in pursuit of Equity Bank’s Pan African regional expansion strategy in line with the Bank’s vision to be the champion of social economic transformation of the people of Africa.
The Subsidiary is registered as a commercial bank through the Central Bank of South Sudan. The Bank has its Head Office located in Juba, with 10 other branches located in major towns and still growing with the aim of ensuring that the people of South Sudan can access our services conveniently Since starting operations in 2009, the bank has experienced tremendous growth with a market share of 48 % making it the biggest bank by customer numbers.
South Sudan is an emerging market following the attainment of independence on 9th July 2011. The Bank has endeavored to integrate its growth strategy to the government development strategy by availing modern banking products and financial infrastructure.