The Governor or the alternate exercises voting powers on behalf of the Member for which he is nominee.
Q: Why is China the only non-regional shareholder of the Bank? A: Not directly but the Bank often avails lines of credit to qualifying Banks in our member states which are then on-lent by the receiving bank to this category of customers.
It offers a broad range of products and services, across both the private and public sectors, including debt, equity and quasi-equity as well as guarantees.
PTA Bank’s investments cut across agriculture, trade, industry, infrastructure, energy and tourism, among others and are made on a commercial basis and sustainability principles.
The Bank's management, headed by the President, is charged with the responsibility of managing the Bank's affairs on a day-to-day basis.
There are departments, namely Finance, Portfolio, Project and Infrastructure, Trade, Legal and Administration and Human Resources. Tadesse served as a top executive for 10 years at the Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA) where he was responsible for international finance and investment, as well as corporate strategy. Tadesse is the vice-chairman of the Association of African Development Finance Institutions (AADFI) and a member of the Institute of Bankers and the Institute of Directors of Southern Africa.