Bank Zachodni WBK is ranked 3 in the Polish banking sector. It belongs to Santander Group, one of the major financial institutions in the world and the largest financial institution in the Eurozone. It owes its strengthening position to good products, innovation and continuous brand building, as well as to constant striving at perfection in relationship with the customers. The Group does not limit their actions to promoting their business activity.
It also supports local communities and acts in favour of the Polish education, culture and the national heritage via such programmes as Santander Universidades or "Here I live, here I make changes." The Bank was also a patron of the exhibition "Od Cranacha do Picassa. Kolekcja Santander" (From Cranach to Picasso. The Santander collection") and the plebiscite "Ludzie Wolności" (People of Freedom). It is also the Patron of the XVII International Chopin Piano Competition.