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Ujjivan Small Finance Bank Ltd.

Financial Services & Insurance

About The Organization

Ujjivan Small Finance Bank Ltd. is recognized among India's Best Companies to Work For 2020. Every year, Great Place to Work® identifies India's 100 Best Companies to Work For (with employee strength more than 500) through an objective and rigorous workplace culture assessment process. Ujjivan Small Finance Bank Ltd. commenced its banking operations from February 01, 2017. Ujjivan SFB is also included in the Second Schedule to the Reserve Bank of India Act, 1934. Ujjivan’s presence is spread across 24 States and Union Territories of India with a network of 524 branches. They serve over 4.6 million customers across the 221 Districts that they are present in.

Company size 17134 Employees


Why Ujjivan Small Finance Bank Ltd. is a Great Place to Work?

Ujjivan Small Finance Bank Ltd. has successfully created a Great Place to Work FOR ALL their employees as they have excelled on the 5 dimensions that are a hallmark of a High-Trust, High-Performance Culture™ – Credibility, Respect, Fairness, Pride, and Camaraderie. Great Place to Work® is considered the ‘Gold Standard’ in workplace culture assessment and recognition. As a Great Place to Work-Certified™ organization, Ujjivan Small Finance Bank Ltd.  became eligible to be considered among 'India's Best Companies to Work For 2020'. The organization has applaudable leadership development programs and e-learning platforms. The concept of Green Marshal is a novel idea to promote sustainability.

Recognitions awarded by Great Place to Work®

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  • Great Place to Work-Certified™ from January 2020 - December 2020. Certified for 4 years in a row!

  • India's Best Companies to Work For 2020. Recognized for 10 years in a row!

  • India's Best Workplaces in BFSI 2020. Recognized for 3 years in a row!

  • India's Best Workplaces for Women 2019

  • Best Large Workplaces in Asia 2020 (500+ Employees). Recognized for 5 years in a row!

  • India's Best Workplaces in Small Finance Banks 2020. Recognized for 2 years in a row!

  • India's Best Workplaces among Organizations with more than 10,0000 Employees, 2020. Recognized for 2 years in a row!

Best People Practices

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Listening - Collaborating, Innovation

State Leader

21 Employees are nominated to represent each state of Ujjivan as ‘State Leader’. They represent Ujjivan, in the state with key stakeholders including government bodies, associations, key competitors, and employees. They enable key decisions and resolution of local issues that involve the state. State Leaders are also responsible for the brand and reputation in that State. They are to uphold the values of Ujjivan to all stakeholders.


Well Supported

Ujjivan, being a geographically dispersed bank, has continuously ensured all employees are safe. HR and managers are in constant touch with the employees to ensure their safety. The last three months' salary has been release way ahead of time before month ends so that families can be supported.

Employee Testimonials

The recognition of employees working for more than 10 years and grant of ESOPs for all the employees irrespective of the position they hold - this is the unique thing which makes it a great place to work.

All managers have an open-door policy, right from the mid-level managers to the senior-most people. They are very approachable, as their contact information is shared company-wide, right from the bottom to the MD & CEO of the company.

Leaders Speak

  • Nitin Chugh

    CEO & MD

  • Sanjay Kao

    Head HR