The Sella Group, founded in 1886, is today the largest private and independent banking group in Italy. Its activities include commercial and retail banking, private and wealth management, corporate & investment banking, payment systems, open banking and information technology services.
To contribute to sustainable development, the Sella Group promotes and participates in an open innovation ecosystem. It supports ideas and entrepreneurship through the innovation platform for startups and businesses, Sellalab, from which the first Italian challenger bank, Hype, was born in 2014. In addition to having founded the Fintech District in Milan, the largest Italian community focused on fintech. Sella was also the first to launch an open banking platform in Italy, which is the main reality in the country in this field.
Sella works according to the values of ethics, enterprise, trust, openness, innovation and care for people. The Group, with a presence in 7 countries and 300 branches throughout Italy, employs over 5 thousand people.