IGD President Visits African Export-Import Bank in Cairo

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  IGD President Dr. Mima S. Nedelcovych and Afreximbank President Dr. Benedict Oramah


IGD President Dr. Mima Nedelcovych visited the Cairo headquarters of the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) on February 8 to discuss fostering greater collaborations between the IGD and the African continental trade finance bank.

Dr. Nedelcovych met with  Afreximbank President Dr. Benedict Oramah, who also serves as an IGD Board of Director, and the Bank’s leadership team. Afreximbank leadership team members attending the meeting included Kanayo Awani, Managing Director, Intra-African Trade Initiative; Dr. Hippolyte Fofack, Chief Economist; Dr. Robert Ochola, Director, Strategy and Innovations; and Dr. Christiane Abou Lehaf of the Research and International Cooperation Department.

The visit gave Dr. Nedelcovych an opportunity to learn more about the Bank’s top priorities and to identify ways to work together to promote intra-African trade and  boost regional integration in Africa.


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