Jiang Jianqing, chairman, ICBC: video of acceptance speech, 2015
ICBC chairman receives Euromoney's 2015 award for outstanding contribution to global financial services.
In 15 years, Jiang Jianqing has taken ICBC from technical bankruptcy to the world’s most profitable bank. What's more, between 2000 and 2014, ICBC’s net profit increased from $640 million to $44.5 billion while the lender’s total assets grew from $482.9 billion to $3.3 trillion. For his success in expanding ICBC domestically and internationally, Jiang Jianqing wins Euromoney's 2015 award for outstanding contribution to global financial services.