Awash International Bank

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Awash International Bank
Type Joint stock
Industry Finance
Founded November 1994
Headquarters Addis Ababa
Key people Wole Gurmu, Chairman
Tsehay Shiferaw, President
Yohannes Merga, Vice President, Corporate Services
Dereje Zebene, Vice President International Banking
Products Financial services
Revenue ETB 382 Million (2007)
Employees 2484

Awash International Bank is a full-service bank in Ethiopia. According to its website, the bank has 80 branches and 480,000 customers. Its deposits in 2009 exceeded 6.1 billion birr.[1] Awash International Bank is the biggest private commercial bank in Ethiopia. Its headquarters are located at the new building opened in 2010 at the central Addis Ababa.

The bank is named after the Awash River which is the most utilized and the only river that remains within the territorial boundary of Ethiopia.


  1. ^ "15th Annual Report of AIB" (accessed 27 April 2011)

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