What it means to shoulder responsibility

An interview with Helaba chairman, Herbert Hans Grüntker.



Helaba is a reliable and also internationally active commercial bank, a central bank for the German S-Group with an approach based on cooperation and a committed development bank: we make a difference for our customers - in Germany and beyond. 

At various locations in Germany and abroad we share a clear vision of what responsible action means: to conduct business as a reliable partner for the advancement of our stakeholders and society as a whole, while at the same time always acting on the basis of sound values. 

That's exactly what we mean by "values with impact."

Group result 2018

Our annual report and other key information relating to Helaba's group result 2018


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Everything we do at a glance

"Preserving and enhancing our values is my top priority"

Herbert Hans Grüntker, Helaba's CEO, talks about banking as a craft, about passing on values and why genuine dialogue is more necessary than ever, especially in our digitalised world.

Strategic Agenda

Statements on Helaba's strategic agenda and the initiatives launched by the bank

What drives us

We make the positive difference. With banking services that are guided by clear values.

“Digitalisation can bring us closer to our customers.”

Interview: Dr. Gerhard Kebbel, leader of Helaba’s Digitali­sation Strategic Project

Helaba at a glance


The Helaba Group employs 6,100 people worldwide at 18 locations.


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Important Phone Numbers

Frankfurt HQ  +49 69/91 32-01
Erfurt HQ         +49 3 61/2 17-71 00
Press officer   +49 69/91 32-2192

Helaba London               +44 20/73 34 45-00
Helaba New York City   +1 2 12/7 03-52 00
Helaba Paris                    +33 1/40 67-77 22
Helaba Stockholm         +46 861 101 16

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