Belgian Bankers Academy (BBA) is a non-profit association incorporated under Belgian law. BBA strongly contributes to the development of the banking, financial and insurance sector, including the micro finance sector, in Belgium and internationally.
BBA was established in 1997 by the Belgian Banker’s Association (now Febelfin) to serve its international and non-member clients.
BBA is based on a solid structure which is managed by its CEO, Frédéric LERNOUX, and mobilizes the expertise of more than 300 Belgian and international experts, operating as independents or as senior managers of Belgian banks, who contribute each within their domain of competence to the projects that BBA implements. Because of the diversity and high quality of expertise on which BBA can rely, it can submit technical proposals with a high added value that largely meet the specific needs of each beneficiary. Furthermore, BBA can rely on its expertise, and capitalises on its experience when intervening in projects designed to install tools encouraging the creation and development of small and medium-sized enterprises (financing the missing middle) and ensuring their management.
The BBA activities are divided into 4 business lines: Audit and Consultancy; Training; Simulations ; Private Sector Development.
Belgian Bankers Academy can offer an in-depth screening of your organization covering the full gamut of banking operations and functions. Once the audit is conducted, Belgian Bankers Academy can provide customized services and advice on financial and banking activities and products, as well as supply didactic and technical assistance in the development of training programs.
Belgian Bankers Academy organizes training sessions dealing with developments in the financial services industry, the ever-evolving business environment and the development of new products. BBA offers a variety of trainings, in the form of classroom seminars, workshops and academic lectures, covering the full range of operations, technologies and functions for banking and financial industry.
Belgian Bankers Academy is especially renowned for its banking simulations. These simulation programmes combine theoretical lectures with hands-on practical exercises in a virtual economic environment, linking both concepts and simulations to everyday practice.
BBA can rely its expertise and capitalises on its experience when intervening in projects designed to install tools encouraging the creation and development of small and medium-size enterprises and ensuring their management.
Belgian Bankers Academy is a solid, well-organized agency that employs the expertise of more than 300 Belgian and international experts that work as freelance consultants or senior managers in Belgian banks, Central Banks, Bank Training Institutions, Insurance Companies and Financial Supervisory Authorities, They are selected on the basis of their specific field of expertise.
As a result of both this diversity and high level of expertise, BBA is able to implement technical solutions that make a significant difference and cater to the specific needs of each of its clients.
We are continuously in need of specialised experts to collaborate with us on our projects and we invite you to send us your CV. Your CV in European Commission format would be much appreciated.