Organised by the Energy and Business Society, all alumni and students are invited to attend this online webinar with Andrew Cross (MBA 1993) on Tuesday 29 June, 11:00 - 12:00 (BST). The event will start with an online talk (30 minutes) with Andrew about the history of his career and a short description of AIIB, followed by a Q&A session (20-25 minutes).

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Meeting ID: 841 0610 0018
Passcode: 630447 

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Please note: neither Cranfield University nor any of its subsidiary companies are involved in the development, organisation or running of this event and therefore they disclaim all liability for any loss or injury suffered by anyone attending.

Programme & speakers

Andrew Cross (MBA 1993) CFO, Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank.

Andrew Cross joined AIIB in May 2019. He leads AIIB’s controller and treasury functions, and the development of new financial products and services, among other projects. Prior to joining AIIB, he was the Deputy Treasurer at the International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group. He supported the IFC Treasurer in providing leadership and oversight for IFC treasury hub operations in London and Singapore. He joined IFC in January 2006 as a Principal Financial Officer and was a member of the funding team. He was involved in IFC’s market borrowing operations and emerging market local currency issuance program. Prior to that, He was an investment banker at Merrill Lynch International from 1993 to 2006, initially based in London. He worked as a Director in Debt Capital Markets with responsibilities spanning Sovereign, Corporate, and Financial Institution Clients in Europe, Middle East and African regions. From 2000 to 2002, Cross was based in Johannesburg at Merrill Lynch International with responsibilities for Southern Africa Debt Capital markets. He has an undergraduate degree from the University of Waikato, New Zealand and an MBA from the University of Cranfield, United Kingdom. He is from New Zealand.

Location & travel details


Who should attend

All alumni  and students welcome to attend.

Cost & concessions

This event is free to attend.