BSP’s Chairman, Sir Kostas Constantinou and Group CEO, Robin Fleming were present to witness this event.
BSP commenced operations on July 4th, following the successful acquisition of Westpac Banking Corporation (Westpac) operations in Vanuatu.
The acquisition of Westpac Banking operations in Cook Islands, Tonga, Samoa, Solomon Islands and Vanuatu is aligned with BSP’s Pacific based expansion strategy which has been maintained since 2006.
“It brings respected customers, skilled employees and specialised processes and systems. It positions BSP as a leading Pacific financial services business, maximising future opportunities from PNG’s growing long term trade and economic influence in the region,” said Group CEO Robin Fleming
“We are proud to be offering financial services in our chosen market, helping our customers, staff, shareholders and the Vanuatu community to prosper,” says BSP Vanuatu’s General Manager, Stuart Beren.
“BSP is ready to serve the people of Vanuatu, with two fully operational Branches in Port Vila and Santo, 14 Agents across the country, 14 ATMs, 300+ EFTPoS, and over 80 skilled staff, ” added Stuart.
Bank South Pacific operates in seven Pacific Countries; Papua New Guinea, Fiji, Solomon Islands, Cooks Islands, Tonga, Samoa and Vanuatu through its network of more than 74 branches, 47 sub branches, 400+ agents, 12,000 + EFTPoS, 400+ ATMs and its online.