Our Network in Qatar
In April 2020, Crédit Agricole CIB obtained a banking license for operating in Qatar from the Qatar Financial Center Regulatory Authority. Our office in Qatar carries out the following activities: arranging credit facilities, arranging deals in investment and advising on investment.
3 year presence
Financing and banking solutions
Crédit Agricole CIB’s strategy in Qatar is focused on leveraging the Bank’s areas of expertise to build further long term relationships with Strategic and Prime clients:
- Advising the largest local corporates and financial institutions in Qatar (government-related entities and key actors of the country transformation) on their outbound business and international expansion plans. Crédit Agricole CIB has been doing business with these clients for years with product teams based around the world.
- Bringing local knowledge to non-Qatari multinational priority clients from the Crédit Agricole CIB international network to help them develop their inbound business in Qatar and to continue accompany them in the key countries where business is conducted.
The Qatar Financial Center (QFC) set up allows Crédit Agricole CIB to offer and distribute its global services, products and solutions including Capital Markets, Structured Finance, Islamic Banking, Sustainable Banking, Corporate Banking, Treasury, Strategic Equity, M&A, Advisory and Acquisition Finance.
International business solutions for mid-caps
Located in Paris, the Crédit Agricole Group International Business Solutions Middle-East 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. For more information, please visit our International Business Portal Will open in a new tab .
“Our presence in the QFC is an opportunity to formally establish locally our client-centric strategy to deepen existing relationships and build additional connections on the ground to better serve our clients: financial institutions, large corporates and multinational companies.”
Senior Country Officer