Meeting between UBAF and the Central Bank of Iraq

Submitted by ubaf on Thu, 09/15/2022 - 15:49

On 21 July, UBAF, represented by the Chief Executive Officer the Head of the Arab World and Turkey Unit, met with Mustafa Ghalib Mukheef, Governor of the Central Bank of Iraq (CBI), his team and a delegation of chairmen and managing directors representing some 20 local banks at the Iraqi Embassy in Paris.

During the event, Mustafa Ghalib Mukheef highlighted the improved economic climate in the country and presented the current political and security situation. In particular, he detailed the CIB's support for the local economy through the increase in foreign currency reserves.

Participation at the Partners and Companies Day

Submitted by ubaf on Tue, 12/14/2021 - 17:26

On November 17, UBAF attended the Partners and Companies Day organised by the Franco-Arab Chamber of Commerce at the Maison des Polytechniciens.

This was an ideal opportunity for UBAF to present and promote its main activity, Trade Finance, and its 51 years of expertise, to 70 participants: companies (Veolia, Transdev, Anteagroup, Merlin Group, Aqualter, Business France, etc.) and representatives of embassies and institutional partners.


UBAF has a new President

Submitted by ubaf on Tue, 06/22/2021 - 11:09

The Board of Directors met on May 28 and has nominated Mr. Tarek Amer (Governor of the CBE since 2015 and former Permanent Representative of the CBE at the Board of UBAF in 2016) as the new President of UBAF.


Mr. El Okdah, former Governor of the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE), served as Chairman of UBAF for 14 years and resigned at his own request.


Gender Equality Index at UBAF in 2020

Submitted by ubaf on Mon, 03/15/2021 - 16:32

The health and well-being of UBAF employees is a constant concern for our General Management. We try to progress every day in order to enhance our working environment and make UBAF a better place to work.

The career development of everyone, men and women alike, remains key to our shared success.

The pay equity index for women and men allows us to measure our commitment and progress. During its last audit in 2019, UBAF obtained a score of 83/100. We intend to progress in the coming years.