Nkosana Moyo

Founder and Executive Chair,
Mandela Institute for Development Studies

Nkosana Donald Moyo has been the executive chairman of the Mandela Institute for Development Studies (MINDS) since September 2011. He was the vice president and COO of the African Development Bank (AfDB) until August 2011. Before joining the AfDB, Moyo worked at Actis Capital LLP as managing partner for business in Africa. He also served as the minister of Industry & International Trade in Zimbabwe. Moyo was the co-chair of the World Economic Forum – Africa Regional Agenda Council on the Future of Africa for three years.. He is currently on the board of trustees of the Investment Climate Facility and the board of the Africa Leadership Institute.

In the tertiary education sector, Moyo has served as an advisory board member of the London Business School, as well as the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London.

Moyo holds a PhD in Physics from Imperial College, University of London and an MBA from Cranfield School of Management, UK and he is also an Eisenhower fellow.