Vivienne Yeda is an experienced banker and international business lawyer with over 20 years practical and comprehensive development banking, finance and business experience in Africa. She has worked in the financial sector developing projects in banking and finance in several African countries and has experience in strategic management, business operations, and project management.
Ms. Yeda has led multi-national and multi-skilled teams in a number of countries. She has a long track record and practical experience in devising financial and legal solutions to support public and private sector programmes and projects in critical sectors of the economy.
She is currently the Director General of the East African Development Bank and was previously the Country Manager and Resident Representative of the African Development Bank. She holds an MBA (ECU), Master of Laws (LLM) (UCL) and Bachelor of Laws (LLB.Hons) UON.