Rosbank is represented in an expert group of an international Bankers Association for Finance and Trade (BAFT) in 2020

    17 January

Alexander Rakhmanin, Vice-President, Head of Credit Organization Division of Financial Institution Department of Rosbank, is included into an expert group of future leaders’ program of an international Bankers Association for Finance and Trade (BAFT) in 2020. The expert entered the project team that will work on studying global initiatives in transaction banking and the improvement of fast transborder payment system.

In 2020, the expert group consists of financiers that specialize on transborder banking operations from 14 countries-members of the association. Rosbank is the first and the only credit organization from Russia at the moment, the representative of which participates as an expert in the realization of future leaders’ program of BAFT.

The group is divided into 4 project teams that will study the current problems of transactional industry, including SWIFT gpi technology, the profitability of sustainable development financing, IBOR reform and fast transborder payment system.

The representatives of the Council of the program will join the expert group as mentors and the members of the Board of Directors of BAFT will join as future sponsors of offered projects and solutions during the year.

“It is a big honor for me to represent Rosbank in BAFT future leaders’ program. The expert group has a great authority in transactional banking business and I am ready for a proactive collaboration with my colleagues to solve the crucial issues for the industry,” Alexander Rakhmanin commented.

BAFT is an international association of commercial bank that specialize on international transactions and foreign trade financing. The headquarters is situated in Washington, D.C., the USA.