Donald Kaberuka is Senior Advisor at the private equity firm TPG/Satya and Special Envoy for the African Union’s Peace Fund. He served as the 7th President of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group and Chairman of the Board of Directors from 2005-2015. Under his leadership, the AfDB tripled its capital from $30 billion to $100 billion and doubled its portfolio to $12 billion per annum. His leadership was characterised by a ‘big push’ on infrastructure which accounted for 60% of Bank activities, with total commitments of over $25 billion in transport, energy, water, urban development, and IT. Prior to joining the AfDB, he was Rwanda’s Finance Minister from 1997-2005, and in that capacity serving as Governor for Rwanda for the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank.
He is co-chair of the LSE-Oxford Fragility Commission.