Press release

Citi Private Bank wins four awards at 2021 WealthBriefing Europe Awards

May 20, 2021
2 mins

Citi Private Bank has won several awards at the 2021 WealthBriefing European Awards.

At the prestigious event, Citi Private Bank was named the winner of four awards – UK Private Bank - Investment management Platform, European International Clients Team, European UHNW Team and European Private Bank – Investment Management Platform at the WealthBriefing European Awards 2021.

Gregor Bollen, General Market Manager (GMM), Northern Europe, Private Banking, Citi, said: It is a great honour to be recognised at the WealthBriefing Europe awards across three of their most important European categories. As the private bank for the world’s wealthiest international citizens and their families, we are delighted that the judges commended Citi Private Bank for our cross-border capabilities for international clients and strong alignment with our clients’ complex needs and objectives.

Jeremy Knowland, GMM, UK, Private Banking, Citi, said: “We are extremely grateful to the judges for awarding Citi the UK best investment management platform. We see this award as testament to the hard work and dedication shown by our UK team during a challenging year for clients and colleagues alike. We are very pleased to have been recognised for our comprehensive platform and sophisticated portfolio and risk analytics offering, which we see as key strengths alongside our deep understanding of clients’ needs.”

Showcasing best of breed in European wealth management, the WealthBriefing awards have been designed to recognise outstanding organisations grouped by specialism and geography which the prestigious panel of independent judges deemed to have demonstrated innovation and excellence during the last year.


Citi Private Bank is dedicated to serving worldly and wealthy individuals and families, providing customized private banking across borders. With around $550 billion in total client business, the franchise serves clients across 50 cities in over 100 countries. Citi Private Bank helps clients grow and preserve wealth, finance assets, make cash work harder, safeguard assets, preserve legacies, and serve family and family business needs. The firm offers clients products and services covering capital markets, managed investments, portfolio management, trust and estate planning, investment finance, banking and aircraft finance, art advisory and finance, and sports finance.


Citi, the leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions. Citi provides consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management.

WealthBriefing, the leading subscription-based business intelligence service for the wealth management community, is the supporting publication for the Awards. For the European and UK Private Bank Investment Management Platform category, the criteria was “a platform providing securities, fund wraps, funds to enable investors to buy and hold securities and funds on the platform.” The WealthBriefing Europe Awards were chosen by the Editorial Team at WealthBriefing. Independence, integrity and genuine insight formed a major part of the judging process. The judging process is always conducted by expert panels drawn from the wealth management industry. Each judge signs an NDA to ensure that all the information that they see in submissions remains strictly confidential. There were a minimum of three submissions for each category. The methodology for each award has not been validated or verified by Citi Private Bank or Citigroup Inc. Citi Private Bank paid a fee to attend the awards ceremony which included tickets to the event and a media package. The receipt of an award with respect to a product or service may not be representative of the actual experience of any client and is not a guarantee of future performance or success. The information presented on this page does not constitute an offer of investment advisory services. 

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