Pavel Andrle

Mr. Andrle is a Secretary to the Banking Commission of ICC Czech Republic, which he regularly represents at the ICC Banking Commission meetings abroad. He chaired the working groups of ICCCR which revised translations of UCP 500, UCP 600, eUCP, ISP98, URDG 758 and other Banking Commission documents as well as Incoterms 2010 into Czech language.

He has been deeply involved in the revision of UCP as a member of UCP 600 Consulting group being formed by over forty experts from all over the world. He has been also closely involved in revision of URDG 758. He chaired the working group of ICC Czech Republic which translated the URDG 758 rules into Czech language.  Nowadays he is a member of ICC Task Force on Guarantees, also a member of the new ICC Banking  Commission Consulting group for Forfaiting  (developing the new ICC rules for Forfaiting), and a member of the new ICC Banking  Commission Consulting group for Rules on BPO. Currently he also serves as a member of the ICC Banking Commission Group of Experts which draft official ICC Banking Commission Opinions on ICC Rules.

Mr. Pavel Andrle is an international trade finance consultant and lecturer. He has worked for a number of leading local and international banks in various positions (for instance as trade finance specialist, head of trade finance, trade finance risk manager, in-house trainer).  Frequent Lecturer in Documentary Credits, Bank Guarantees & Trade Finance for Bankovni Instititut Vysoka, Institute of Foreign Trade Transport & Forwarding, ICC CR and Economic Chamber of Commerce of Czech Republic. Regular facilitator in seminars abroad in English for ICC National Committees world-wide.

Mr. Andrle has lead or participated in number of seminars held in Bangladesh, Cambodia, VietNam, India, Sri Lanka, Nepal, China, Philippines, Singapore, Sierra Leone, Zambia, Uganda, South Africa, Nigeria, Poland, Serbia, Bulgaria, Slovakia, Ireland, Lithuania, Latvia, Malta, Georgia, Turkey, Russia, Mongolia, Uzbekistan, Azerbaijan, Trinidad and Tobago, etc. He is author of the publication „Documentary Credits – a Practical Guide“published by Grada Publishing, a.s. He has written a „Commentary to UCP500 in the light of ISBP and other ICC Banking Commission documents“ and  „Commentary to UCP600” published by ICC CR (all in Czech language). Recently his book on “Examination of documents under Documentary Credits” has been published by ICC CR (in English language).

Appointed ICC CR expert to reply to enquiries related to Documentary Credits and Trade and Structured Finance  –  development of technical assistance consultancy services of ICC CR to banks, carrier, insurance companies and traders. It includes advisory services and in-house technical assistance in banks and companies.

DOCDEX Expert of ICC Centre for Expertise with ICC International Arbitration Court, ICC Paris, arbitrator with Vilnius Arbitration Court, Lithuania. He is active trainer under Global Trade Finance programme of IFC (International Finance Corporation  –  a member of World Bank Group) as a consultant for the global training firm in international trade and finance GTI.  Mr. Andrle is the leadtutor in the Finance of International Trade with the  electronic  Business School International.