The 2017 Annual Meetings of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group will be held on May 22-26, 2017 in Ahmedabad, India. The Annual Meetings are the Bank’s largest annual event and serve to raise the profile of the institution on the global stage. Find out more

Muradzikwa Samson

Samson Muradzikwa is the Chief Economist in the International Division of the Development Bank of Southern Africa. He carries with him a wealth of experience in infrastructure financing, commercial investments, structured finance and development issues. He has published widely in the field of general economics, public finance, development and infrastructure. Mr Muradzikwa was a senior academic at the University of Cape Town for 6 years before joining the Eastern Cape Government as Chief Economist in 2006. He resigned from this post 18 months later to take up his current position at the Development Bank of Southern Africa. He sits on the board of several companies in South Africa, including that of Dido Outdoor and Contrain Solutions