Afreximbank appoints new syndications director

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African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has appointed Irfan Afzal as director for syndications and agency. Afzal - a  20 year veteran of syndicated loan origination, structuring, execution and distribution - joins from Wimmer Financial, a UK-based corporate advisory firm, where he was head of debt capital markets.

Afzal’s past roles also include vice president for structured trade finance and advisory at Chase Manhattan bank, vice president and head of structured trade finance at ABN Amro bank, senior director for structured trade finance at American Express bank, and head of energy for the global trade finance group at KBC bank.