Head Traditional Trade Products | Group Trade Finance
Traditional Trade Product Specialist and a chartered accountant by qualification, with more than 12 years’ experience in the following areas of discipline International Trade Finance Product Management, Product Control, financial reporting, auditing, and project management.
Current role, a Senior Trade Finance Product Manager at Standard Bank Group based in Johannesburg in the Transaction Banking business unit, servicing the corporate and Investment Division clients. This role focuses on partnership with Standard Bank Group’s product heads across all our 20 markets in the sub-Sahara to drive and implement the bank’s traditional trade finance product banking solutions such as risk mitigants like guarantees, letters of credit and foreign bills of collection’s strategy with focus on achieving the vision of being the top Trade bank in Africa.
At ICC Austria’s Trade Finance Week, Trade Finance Global spoke with Isaac Mahanke, group head for traditional trade products at Standard Bank, to shed light on the prevalence and advantages of demand guarantees in Africa.
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