Central Bank of Mauritania

Brief History

Established in 1973. It is the government bank of issue, lender of last resort to the government and the banking system, controller of foreign exchange and manager of assets.


Mohamed Lemine Dhehby
T: +222 4525 8936
Terms of appointment: : term began in March 2022; appointed by the President of the Republic.

Deputy Governor

Boumedienne Taya

Members of the Board

Sidi Mohamed Ould Khattry
Yeslem Ould Hamdane
Mohamed Lemine Ould Moulaye Dhehbi
Mohamed Ould Abd Dayem

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