About Us


About Diamond Bank

Diamond Bank Plc (“Diamond Bank”) is Nigeria’s fastest growing retail bank. Through innovation and technology, Diamond Bank enhances customer experiences and drives financial inclusion in what we call ‘Beyond Banking’.

We offer a full range of banking products and services in retail, business and corporate banking segments.

Our Vision and Mission

Our Vision
To be a leading financial institution, with the best people, providing unequalled customer experience and delivering superior shareholder value.

Our Mission
We will consistently exceed customer expectation by providing value-adding solutions through professional and highly motivated people, delivering excellent financial performance in all markets where we operate.


Our History

Diamond Bank Plc began as a private limited liability company on March 21, 1991 (the company was incorporated on December 20, 1990). Ten years later, in February 2001, it became a universal bank.

In January 2005, following a highly successful Private Placement share offer which substantially raised the Bank's equity base, Diamond Bank became a public limited company.



Shared Values

  • We are a customer-oriented service institution.
  • Our people, our community and the physical environment are the core constituents of our value system.
  • We seek to carve the image of a strong stakeholder and player in the national and global wealth creation process.
  • Our goal is to build a culture of excellence in collaboration with like-minded institutions and organizations in Nigeria and around the world.


We are honest and truthful. This explains our moral obligations as a Bank to our customers, stakeholders and employees.


We are equipped with clusters of related abilities, commitments, knowledge and skills that enable us effectively exceed our customer’s expectations.


We account for our activities, deliver our promises, accept our responsibilities and are transparent in all our dealings in line with global best practices.


We are professionals dedicated and relentlessly devoted to the pursuit of excellence by providing value-adding solutions.


We are a leading financial institution and take leadership role in the industry that involves providing the information, knowledge and methods that enable us serve our customers better.

Our Organisation

Diamond Bank boasts of the best people in the Nigerian Banking industry
– a team of professional and creative minds focused on providing innovative customer-centric solutions. Over the years, our people who are our best assets have continued to sustain the Bank.

The marketing/business development function of the Bank is organised in a way that enables us service our clients in the various market segments optimally.

This structure, along with the alignment of the Bank's service, control and other support functions facilitate excellent customer services delivery.


Local Subsidiary

Diamond Pension Funds Custodian Limited

1A Tiamiyu Savage Street,
Victoria Island, Lagos.
Tel: +234-1-2713954, 2713680, 7243161, 4613753.

Diamond Bank (UK) Plc

36-38 Leadenhall Street,
London EC3A1AT
United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7184 4100
Fax: +44 (0) 20 7184 4199