Patrick Crawford CB
Director, PIDG Ltd.
Patrick is a Director of PIDG Ltd., a member of the Risk and Credit Committees for PIDG Ltd. and Chair of the Board of Directors of the Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund (EAIF). He is Chair of the Caxton Trust, a UK educational charity operation under the name of Catch Up. He held previous positions with Morgan Grenfell, Deutsche Bank, The Charity Bank Limited and Standard Bank. He was Chief Executive and Accounting Officer of UK Export Finance, the government department that functions as the UK’s official export credit agency. Patrick was the head of EAIF’s fund manager for two years when it was established in 2002. His career has brought him extensive involvement with credit risk and liability management and with international project financing.