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Tony Nsanganira Roberto

Acting Chief Operating Officer of the Rwanda Development Board (RDB)

Mr. Tony Nsanganira Roberto is currently the Acting Chief Operating Officer of the Rwanda Development Board (RDB); a Government institution in charge of accelerating the country’s  economic development. He is also the Head of the Agriculture Department, particularly in charge of increasing private sector contribution in the country’s agriculture development.

Prior to this, Mr. Nsanganira worked as the Director of the Export Promotion Department at the Rwanda Investment and Export Promotion Agency (RIEPA) and played a crucial role in developing export promotion schemes for Rwanda. Later in RDB, he led the team that developed the National Export Strategy in 2011. He has also actively represented the country in a number of bilateral and multilateral trade and investment negotiation exercises.

He is an Agricultural Economist having obtained his degree and Master’s degree in the Peoples’ Friendship University of Moscow, Russia.

Mr. Nsanganira also currently serves at four Boards of Directors in renowned Rwanda’s public institutions.