Royal Bank of Canada

Image caption: Team RBC SportsAid athletes participate in a workshop at The Old Vic to learn presentation skills to help with their future careers.

Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) is Canada’s largest bank, and one of the largest banks in the world.

RBC is committed to promoting world-class excellence in the arts and to strengthening the social fabric of communities. From visual arts and music, to performing arts, writing and filmmaking, investing in the arts is a longstanding priority as RBC recognises the important role that arts play in building vibrant communities and strong economies. Continuing with this tradition, RBC is proud to be Principal Partner of The Old Vic.

Dave Thomas, CEO, RBC Capital Markets, Europe said: ‘RBC has a long-standing commitment to support the arts, recognising the role it plays enhancing the communities in which we live and work. Our support of The Old Vic builds on that commitment and is a great opportunity for us to work with the the team at such an exciting time for the theatre.’

Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) is one of the largest banks in the world and is Canada’s largest bank by market capitalisation. It employs approximately 80,000 full- and part-time employees who serve more than 16 million personal, business, public sector and institutional clients in 37 countries.

RBC has a long history in Europe and has operated in the region since 1910 to serve corporate, institutional and high-net worth clients. Today, it provides a wide array of financial products and services, which are delivered by over 5,300 employees from offices in the UK, the Channel Islands, Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Ireland, Luxembourg, Switzerland and Spain. RBC delivers financial products and services in Europe under the global brands RBC Capital Markets, RBC Wealth Management, RBC Investor & Treasury Services, RBC Global Asset Management and BlueBay Asset Management. For more information, click here.

RBC helps communities prosper, supporting a broad range of community initiatives through donations, community investments and employee volunteer activities. For more information click here.