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Nominees & winners

List of Winners:

African Bank of the Year
Groupe Banque Populaire
Morocco

 African Banker of the Year
Albert Essien, Group CEO Ecobank (ETI)

Lifetime Achievement Award
Jim Ovia
Chairman, Zenith Bank
Nigeria

Finance Minister of the Year
Hon. Claver Gatete
Rwanda

Central Bank Governor of the Year
Prof Njuguna Ndung’u
Kenya

African Banker Icon
Tidjane Thiam
Former Finance Minister of Cote d’Ivoire and CEO of Prudential

Best Regional Banks in Africa
Best Bank in North Africa
Attijariwafa Bank
Morocco

Best Bank in West Africa
Orabank

Best Bank in Central Africa
Groupe BGFI Bank
Gabon

Best Bank in East Africa
Bank of Kigali
Rwanda

Best Bank in Southern Africa
Banco de Comercio e Investimentos
Mozambique

Best Retail Bank in Africa
Standard Bank
South Africa

Investment Bank of the Year
Rand Merchant Bank
South Africa

Award for Innovation in Banking
Millennium BIM
Mozambique

Socially Responsible Bank of the Year
BMCE Bank
Morocco

Award for Financial Inclusion
Fondation Attawfik
Morocco

Deal of the Year – Equity
Seplat IPO
(Standard Bank)

Deal of the Year – Debt
$850m Commercial and ECA Backed Financing Package for the Ethiopian Railways Corporation
(Credit Suisse)

Trade Finance Deal of the Year
$1.3bn Petroleum Export Limited Syndicated Pre-export Facility
Commercial International Bank (CIB), Egypt

Infrastructure Deal of the Year
CENPOWER – KPONE IPP
Africa Finance Corporation, Nigeria

Best Islamic Finance Initiative
Senegal Sukuk
Citi and ICD

Past awards

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