Donald Kaberuka

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"Dr. Donald Kaberuka joined The Rockefeller Foundation board of trustees in 2015. Dr. Kaberuka was most recently the President of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB), responsible for reducing poverty in Africa through spurring sustainable economic development and social progress in 54 member countries, with an authorized capital in excess of $43.5 billion. He was elected in 2005, becoming the bank’s seventh President, and serving two terms...Before joining AfDB, Dr. Kaberuka had a distinguished career in banking, international trade and development and government service. A national of Rwanda, he was the country’s Minister of Finance and Economic Planning between 1997 and 2005. Dr. Kaberuka was educated at universities in Tanzania and Scotland. He holds a PhD in Economics from Glasgow University." [1]

Donald Kaberuka became Chair of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria "in May 2019. Dr. Kaberuka was president of the African Development Bank and chairman of its board of directors from 2005-2015. Prior to that he was finance minister of Rwanda from 1997-2005, during which he also served as governor for Rwanda for the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank." [2]

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  1. Rockefeller Foundation Donald Kaberuka, organizational web page, accessed June 4, 2020.
  2. Board, Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria, accessed April 19, 2020.