Senior Adviser to CEO & General Manager, Operations Department
Abou Jallow is the Senior Adviser to the CEO & General Manager of the Operations Department with overall responsibility for the implementation (Disbursements and Receivables) of the ITFC trade finance portfolio. He joined the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) in 2004 and transferred to ITFC at its inception in January 2008 as one of those involved in the establishment of ITFC.
Prior to IDB, he held senior positions in an international commercial bank between 1993 to 2004. Before that, he was a senior manager in a state-owned trading company and his professional career started working in a Central Bank.
He obtained his Bachelor’s degree in Economics with Honours from the International Islamic University, Malaysia, and his MBA in Accounting and Finance from the Maastricht School of Management in the Netherlands. In addition, he is a Certified Credit Professional.