Andrew Bainbridge

Andy has extensive experience with PIDG, having previously been Chair of GuarantCo and a Director of EAIF. Until 2019, he was the Group Chief Executive Officer of the SBM banking group, based in Mauritius. He continues to sit on the SBM group board and certain subsidiaries as a non-executive, is the Chair of the ICF Debt Pool LLP, the Chair of Cable & Wireless Seychelles Ltd and is a Partner at Gateway Partners. He previously held senior positions with Standard Chartered Bank and Barclays Bank and also served as CEO of BMI Bank. Andy is a Fellow of the Institute of Financial Services and a Fellow of the Institute of Directors South Africa.