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GBRW Learning...

...the training and knowledge-sharing arm of GBRW Limited, a leading consultancy and professional development firm serving commercial banks in emerging markets across Eastern Europe, Africa, the Middle East, and Asia.

About Us

Founded in London in 1995 by a group of senior bankers GBRW's mission is to provide first-class consulting and training to banks and bankers in Emerging Markets, to the same standard as would be expected in developed markets. From our London headquarters, and subsidiary offices in Washington DC and Singapore, we have served clients in more than 50 countries in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia and the Caribbean. Our clients include banks and other financial institutions, governments, and economic development agencies and institutions.

Flexible Delivery

Flexible Delivery

On-site or off-site delivery, in-house or open courses, face-to-face, e-learning, or blended learning, executive coaching or staff training. We can propose a solution which meets your bank's needs no matter where in the world you are.

Instructors & Coaches

Instructors & Coaches

Our team of instructors and coaches have extensive practical banking expertise derived from experience as practicing professionals. The development and delivery of courses and coaching is underpinned by techniques which have been tried and tested in the real world.

Case Studies

Case Studies

Instruction is supported by a suite of detailed case studies, both real and hypothetical. These case studies include countries, banking markets, financial institutions and customers supplemented with deep economic, market, and financial and non-financial institutional and customer data. This enables participants to clearly visualise the practical application of theory in real-life and to test their knowledge against challenging scenarios.

Tools & Models

Tools & Models

Courses are supplemented with a range of practical documented methodologies, models, tools, and templates refined from best practice, and tried and tested in a range of leading banks. Participants can take these back to the workplace to adapt and apply, and wherever appropriate, to make a tangible improvement to policy and practice in their own bank.

Interactive Group Work

Interactive Group Work

Nothing reinforces learning objectives like practice, and our training is filled with opportunities for participants to apply their skills. We believe group work gets the best out of people, both intellectually as well as socially. We know participants will remember our training courses as one of the most fulfilling professional experiences in their working lives.


Value for Money

We understand that careful management of a training budget is particularly vital in emerging market banks, to increase skills and productivity, and to improve morale and staff retention. We aim to deliver unparalleled value for money in our learning proposition, by minimising direct marketing, advertising and sponsorship overheads and concentrating on the quality of the product.

Strategy & Management

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Risk Management

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Treasury & Market Risk Management

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Human Resource Management

  • » Leadership and Communication
  • » Reward and Incentivisation
  • » Building a High Performance Culture

Corporate Governance, Compliance & Regulation

SME Banking

Retail Banking

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Corporate Banking

Commercial Real Estate Finance

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Financial Markets

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