The Office of Global Finance Development Will Lead Marketing and Engagement with the Private Sector and International Stakeholders Regarding EXIM Medium- and Long-Term Programs
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 18, 2021
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WASHINGTON – The Export-Import Bank of the United States (EXIM) today announced the formation of the Office of Global Finance Development (GFD), a new division that will restart EXIM’s efforts to engage American companies on EXIM products for the first time since the agency’s reauthorization and return of a Board quorum. The new group will be responsible for the strategic marketing of EXIM’s medium- and long-term programs and products to strategically significant regions and U.S. business sectors worldwide.
The new office will report directly to the President and Chair of EXIM and manage international business opportunities and deal source; especially in support of EXIM’s strategic statutory priorities: clean energy and environmentally beneficial products, sub-Saharan Africa and the ten sectors identified by Congress as transformational export areas.
“We are very excited to be launching this division today,” said Acting President and Chairman James Burrows. “EXIM is at the start of an important new chapter in our agency’s history and the Office of Global Finance Development will play a critical role in ensuring American competitiveness and partnering with our stakeholders to bring a whole-of-government solutions to financing challenges as part of the President’s Build Back Better World efforts.”
EXIM is currently hiring for several Business Development Specialist roles, with additional openings forthcoming. For more information on the current open positions and applications to apply, federal employees can click here and members of the general public can click here.
The Export-Import Bank of the United States (EXIM) is the nation’s official export credit agency with the mission of supporting American jobs by facilitating U.S. exports. To advance American competitiveness and assist U.S. businesses as they compete for global sales, EXIM offers financing including export credit insurance, working capital guarantees, loan guarantees, and direct loans. As an independent federal agency, EXIM contributes to U.S. economic growth by supporting tens of thousands of jobs in exporting businesses and their supply chains across the United States. Since 1992, EXIM has generated more than $9 billion for the U.S. Treasury for repayment of U.S. debt. Learn more at www.exim.gov.