CEO, BGFI Bank
After gaining a Masters in banking from the American University of Washington and a stint with Citibank in New York, in 1983 Henri-Claude Oyima joined Paribas Gabon (renamed BGFIBank in 2000). Appointed CEO in 1985 and Director in 1986, he spearheaded the group’s expansion. In 2015, the group is present in ten African countries. Mr Oyima has also been President of the Gabonese Employers’ Confederation (2003-2013).