Abrar Ahmed


United Kingdom

Company: Ghana International Bank plc
Title: Head of Trade Finance
Address: St Nicholas House, St Nicholas Road, Sutton Surrey, SM1 1EL United Kingdom
Phone: +44 (0) 20 8710 6614
Email: abrar.ahmed@crownagents.co.uk

Head of Trade Finance at Crown Agents Bank since 2004.

Previously, Manager of the London Trade Finance Operations at ABC International Bank PLC, London.

Primary responsibilities involve monitoring issuance, confirmation and providing consultancy services under letters of credits and bank guarantees for the Crown Agents Group, relating to various procurement contracts, worldwide. In addition, he manages the Bank's trade finance portfolio of correspondent banks and corporate clients.

With over 20 years of experience gained at Trade Finance departments of various international banks in London, he has also been involved in Structured Finance, marketing of trade finance services, providing ad-hoc training, and guidance on best practice, writing policy papers and manuals.

As an active member of the ICC (International Chamber of Commerce) U.K, he regularly contributes to, and participates in meetings of the Banking Technique and Practice sub-committee. He is also an associate member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers in the U.K.

Contact :
Crown Agents Bank Ltd: abrar.ahmed@crownagents.co.uk; T: +44 (0) 20 8710 6614
Personal : abrar.ahmed@ntlworld.com ; T: + 44 (0) 20 8378 6793