Authorised to operate as a fully-fledged bank in May 2007, Crédit Agricole CIB in Algeria offers local and international clients a broad palette of commercial banking, cash management and trade finance services.

Crédit Agricole CIB's strengths

Crédit Agricole CIB in Algeria serves a customer base of private and multinational corporations operating in Algeria, notably within the energy, transport, agrifood, telecommunications, pharmaceutical products and manufactured goods markets.

Its in-depth understanding of the local market and regulations, its highly professional sales teams and the solid experience of its support function personnel mean Crédit Agricole CIB Algeria is very well placed to answer the varied needs of a clientele expecting the very highest quality of service.

The Bank is also able to assist Crédit Agricole group clients with business ties in Algeria through its close collaboration with the country’s major banks, particularly when it comes to public sector contracts.

History and organisation

Established in Algeria since 1989, 2002 and 2004 respectively, Crédit Lyonnais, Crédit Agricole Indosuez and Calyon, which later became Crédit Agricole CIB in Algeria, have built up an expert knowledge of the country’s local business environment.

With its office in Algiers, the Bank provides its customers with interactive and secure internet banking services for processing foreign trade transactions amongst others.

International business solutions

Located in Paris, the Crédit Agricole Group International Business Solutions assists Crédit Agricole's mid-cap corporate customers with their international operations, by providing expertise on the local environment as well as by securing access to a wide spectrum of banking services abroad.

Crédit Agricole Group International Business Solutions in Maghreb,
12, place des Etats-Unis, 92120 Montrouge



François-Xavier Thomas, Senior Country Officer
Tel: + 213 21 89 13 00

Nora Chennaoui, Senior Banker
Tel: + 213 21 89 13 00



Crédit Agricole CIB Algérie Spa - Alger

Immeuble Algeria Business Center
El Mohammadia
Les Pins Maritimes
16000, ALGER

The word of the SCO


"Credit Agricole is present in Algeria since 1998. Over the years, Credit Agricole CIB Algeria established strong links with many local and international companies, particularly in the telecommunications, energy, infrastructure, food and transportation sectors. We develop our business of Financing and Investment Bank and strive to meet the needs of our Corporate and Financial Institutional customers. To achieve this, we mobilize the expertise of our international network and the skills and commitment of our local teams in Credit Agricole CIB Algeria, a local law entity, and participate in financing the real economy."

François-Xavier Thomas, Senior Country Officer