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Afreximbank’s management team oversees its full range of functions. These include Banking Operations, Credit, Administration, Human Resources, Finance, Treasury, Legal Services, Research and Planning, Strategy and International cooperation, Trade finance, Project and Export Development Finance, Risk Management, Executive Secretariat, External Communications, Corporate Finance and Advisory Services, Syndications and Specialized Finance, Information Technology, Compliance and the

Board of Directors

President & ChairmanProf. Benedict Okey Oramah Members of the Board of Directors  Class A  1. Mr. Hassan Abdalla (Egyptian)Governor, Central Bank of Egypt. 2. Mr. Amadou Hott (Senegalese)Special Envoy of the President for AGIA at the African Development Bank. 3. Dr. Denny Kalyalya (Zambian)Governor of the Bank of Zambia. 4. Ms. Lydia Shehu Jafiya (Nigerian)Permanent


Afreximbank signs two deals totaling US$80 million for Zimbabwe’s CBZ Bank

Nassau, The Bahamas, 25 June 2024: – In two deals signed at the recently concluded Afreximbank Annual Meetings, African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) is providing a US$60 million line of credit and a US$20 million Afreximbank Trade Facilitation Programme (AFTRAF) facility to CBZ Bank Limited, Zimbabwe’s largest bank. The line of credit facility will strengthen financial

Afreximbank and FCI’s regional factoring conference in Zimbabwe attracts over 200 participants

Harare, Zimbabwe, 26 April 2024: – In its ongoing commitment to establish factoring as a viable financing solution for Africa’s small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), thus bolstering their participation in intra-regional trade and industrialisation, the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) and FCI recently held a two-day factoring conference in Harare. Centred on the overarching theme of


The African Export-Import Bank (the “Bank”) is a pan-African multilateral financial institution, established to provide financing solutions and advisory services for the expansion, diversification, promotion and development of intra- and extra-African trade. The Bank will soon commence operations of its newly constructed African Trade Centre (ATC) building complex which includes corporate office space, a hotel,

Zimbabwe Accedes to Afreximbank’s Fund for Export Development in Africa (FEDA) Establishment Agreement

Kigali, Rwanda, 7 March 2023 – The Republic of Zimbabwe became the sixth signatory to the Establishment Agreement of the Fund for Export-Development in Africa (FEDA), the development impact-oriented subsidiary of African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank). The Agreement was recently signed by His Excellency Dr. Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa, President of the Republic of Zimbabwe. This accession

Zimbabwean Companies Sign Deals worth over $188 Million With Afreximbank at IATF2021

Durban, 19 November 2021 – African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has signed financing agreements with four Zimbabwean entities for a total of US$188,600,000. The deals, concluded during the second Intra-African Trade Fair (IATF2021) currently taking place in Durban, were agreed on Tuesday and Wednesday. The trade fair opened on 15 November in Durban and runs until

Expression of Interest – Developer(s) & Building Contractor(s); Harare, Zimbabwe

The African Export-Import Bank (the “Bank”) is a pan-African multilateral financial institution headquartered in Cairo, Egypt, established to provide financing solutions and advisory services for the expansion, diversification, promotion and development of intra- and extra-African trade. The Bank intends to construct its Southern Africa Regional Office and Trade Centre on a 12,000 square metre plot

Afreximbank Holds Trade Finance Training for Zimbabwean Banks

Harare, 19 March 2020: – The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has delivered a training programme for Zimbabwean banks in an effort to enhance their technical skills in trade finance. The documentary trade finance training, held in Harare from 24 to 29 February, attracted 44 participants from 15 commercial banks, one non-bank financial institution and the

Afreximbank avails USD2 Million to Harare Receivables Exchange for Factoring and Supply Chain Financing in Zimbabwe.

Harare, 05 June 2019: Harare Receivables Exchange (Private) Limited (“HRE”), is pleased to announce the conclusion of a USD2 Million facility to support exporters through the African Export-Import Bank (“Afreximbank”). This facility will allow HRE to support companies that are working diligently to export their products and services to reliable customers across the world. HRE

Afreximbank Donates $1.5 Million to Support Tropical Cylone Idai Relief Efforts in Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi; Also Plans Deployment of Post-Crisis Interventions

Cairo, 28 March 2019: – The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has announced the donation of $1.5 million to support the relief effort in aid of the victims of Tropical Cyclone Idai which devastated the southern African countries of Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi recently. Afreximbank President Prof. Benedict Oramah said that the relief package was approved

Afreximbank to Arrange up to $1.5 Billion for Investment Promotion in Zimbabwe

Abidjan, 29 March 2018: – The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) will arrange between $1 billion and $1.5 billion of funded and guarantee facilities to support businesses interested in investing in Zimbabwe, Dr. Benedict Oramah, President of the Bank, has announced. Speaking on Tuesday during a special session on “Doing Business in Zimbabwe” at the Africa

Zimbabwe Welcomes Afreximbank Support in International Re-Engagement Effort

Harare, 13 December 2017: – Zimbabwe will welcome the support of the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) as it seeks to re-engage with the international and business communities, Emerson Mnangagwa, the country’s new President, has said in Harare. Speaking yesterday while receiving Bank President Dr. Benedict Oramah, who led an Afreximbank delegation on a courtesy visit

Afreximbank Agrees $600-Million Line of Credit to Zimbabwe’s Reserve Bank

Harare, 24 September 2017: – The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) yesterday entered into a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to provide a $600-million line of credit to the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ). Afreximbank President Dr. Benedict Oramah signed the MOU on behalf of Afreximbank during a ceremony in Harare while Dr. John Mangudya, Governor of

Zimbabwe’s Acting President Receives Afreximbank Board Members

The acting President of Zimbabwe, Emmerson Mnangagwa, today in Harare received the members of the Board of Directors of the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) who paid him a courtesy visit in his office in the city. The Board Members, who are in Harare for the quarterly meeting of the Board, were accompanied on the visit

Afreximbank launches $100 million facility to improve liquidity in Zimbabwe

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has launched the Afreximbank Trade Debt-backed Securities (AFTRADES), a $100 million facility and associated instruments aimed at alleviating the liquidity challenges confronting the financial sector in Zimbabwe. At a ceremony held as part of the meeting of the Board of Directors of the Bank in Harare on 22 March, Afreximbank

Afreximbank delivers exceptional financial results in 2023 amidst a challenging operating environment, results well ahead of expectations.

FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS The Bank makes written and/or oral forward-looking statements, as shown in this presentation and other communications, from time to time. Likewise, officers of the Bank may make forward-looking statements either in writing or during verbal conversations with investors, analysts, the media, and other key members of the investment community. Statements regarding the Bank’s


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