Overview of Citizens Bank Guyana Inc.

Mission: To attain Distinguished Leadership through a team of Professionals delivering Innovative, Superior Service to our Customers.

  • Present

    The Bank had total assets of US$243.1 million as at September 30, 2016. It is staffed by one hundred and forty seven (147) employees and has four (4) ATMs, located at convenient points around the capital, Georgetown and at each of the seven (7) branches located at Camp Street and Thirst Park, Georgetown, Parka, Bartica, Charity and New Amsterdam.

  • 1998

    Existing Guyanese shareholders acquired the remaining 70% shareholding in Citizens Bank Guyana Inc held by Citizens Bank Jamaica Limited. Banks DIH Limited, a company incorporated in Guyana, acquired sufficient additional shares to enable it to own 51% of the share capital of the Bank.
    Other major shareholders of the Bank are the Continental Agencies Limited 16.7% and the Hand-in-Hand Insurance Group with 16.5%. 69 shareholders including 5 employees hold the remaining 13.01%.

  • 1996

    Citizens Bank Jamaica Limited reduced its ownership of Citizens Bank Guyana Inc to 70%

  • 1994

    Commenced business as a wholly owned subsidiary of Citizens Bank Jamaica Limited.

  • 1993

    Citizens Bank Guyana Inc was incorporated