MR PHAM DUC AN
CHAIRMAN, VIETNAM BANKS’ ASSOCIATION (VNBA) & CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS, VIETNAM BANK FOR AGRICULTURE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT (AGRIBANK)
Mr Pham Duc An was elected as Chairman of the Vietnam Banks’ Association (VNBA) at the 7th Vietnam Banks’ Association Conference on 11 December 2020.
Mr Pham Duc An holds a Bachelor of Law from Hanoi Law University (Vietnam), Bachelor of Economic from National Economics University and was awarded Master of Business Administration from Columbia Southern University.
Mr An has more than 25 years of extensive experience in the banking sector, holding several key positions in different important banks in Vietnam.
Mr Pham Duc An started his banking career in 1994 as an Officer in the Legal Department of Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV). During Mr An’s 20 years of working experience at BIDV, he was assigned to work in diverse senior management positions such as Chief of Legal Department; Director in BIDV Branch; Deputy Chief Executive Officer in 2011 until mid-2014. He was also appointed as the General Director of the Vietnam-Russian Joint Venture Bank in 2012.
In mid-2014, Mr Pham Duc An was appointed as the Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of Agribank, the position he had held until the end of 2018.
Just prior to his current appointment as Chairman of Board of Directors of Agribank, Mr Pham Duc An held the position of Director General of the SBV’s Office at the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV – Central Bank of Vietnam) from early 2019.