On the occasion of the Crans Montana Summer Session, to be held in Crans Montana (Switzerland) from August 20 to 23, 2015, Mr. Jean-Louis Ekra, President and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) will be presented with the Crans Montana Forum’s Gold Medal.

Under his leadership, the Bank has received investment grade credit rating by three major international rating agencies and won many awards and prizes for excellence from reputable organizations. Mr. Ekra, has also held the role of Honorary President of the Global Network of Export-Import Banks and Development Finance Institutions.