Asia is becoming increasingly important in global economy and trade. With the growth of emerging economies in Asia, forfaiting as well as other trade finance products is commonly recognized and utilized to facilitate domestic and cross border trade by many commercial banks, corporates and enterprises.

The role in Asia is to introduce the association, ITFA, to trade finance related sectors, especially to banks in Asia, to collaborate with other institutions to promote market practice of forfaiting, and to organize educational seminars and networking events for bankers and trade specialists in the region.


Qian (Sophia) Xiao of Bank of China

Head of Asian Activities


There are no board members set for this committee