SÃO PAULO, Brazil — March 26, 2014
The Wells Fargo International Group, part of Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC), is celebrating 40 years of serving its Global Financial Institutions (GFI) customers in Brazil. To help mark the anniversary, the company announced it has also moved to a new, larger office in the center of São Paulo’s financial district. Through its GFI business, Wells Fargo provides trade, payments, deposits, credit, and other banking solutions to financial institution customers across the region.
“Wells Fargo is proud of our 160-year track record of safety and stability. We work to develop long-term relationships and become a banking partner for our customers, providing the financial services they need to succeed,” said Charles Silverman, head of Wells Fargo’s GFI business. “We’ve been able to provide our customers with local service and support for the last 40 years and we look forward to working with them for many years to come.”
The company’s new office is located at Av. Presidente Juscelino Kubitschek 1600, 14th floor, 04543-011 in São Paulo. The office currently houses 14 Wells Fargo team members with room for expansion.
“With our new location, we have the capacity to add more team members and better serve our customers throughout Brazil and Latin America,” said Ronald Caton, head of Wells Fargo’s GFI business for The Americas. “We see great potential to strengthen our GFI relationships and we remain committed to helping our customers succeed in this very important region.”
Ranked #1 global financial institution throughout Latin America , Wells Fargo’s International Group operates from 36 countries, including branches in the Cayman Islands, Dubai International Financial Center (DIFC), Hong Kong, London, Seoul, Shanghai, Singapore, Taipei, Tokyo and Toronto.
About Wells Fargo & Company
Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) is a nationwide, diversified, community-based financial services company with $1.5 trillion in assets. Founded in 1852 and headquartered in San Francisco, Wells Fargo provides banking, insurance, investments, mortgage, and consumer and commercial finance through more than 9,000 locations, 12,000 ATMs, and the internet (wellsfargo.com), and has offices in 36 countries to support customers who conduct business in the global economy. With more than 264,000 team members, Wells Fargo serves one in three households in the United States. Wells Fargo & Company was ranked No. 25 on Fortune’s 2013 rankings of America’s largest corporations. Wells Fargo’s vision is to satisfy all our customers’ financial needs and help them succeed financially.