Dr. Uzziel Ndagijimana
Minister for Finance and Economic Planning, Government of Rwanda
Dr. Ndagijimana was appointed Rwanda’s Minister of Finance and Economic Planning on April 7, 2018. He was previously the Minister of State in charge of Economic Planning in the Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning (MINECOFIN). Before joining the MINECOFIN, Dr. Ndagijimana was the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Health, Republic of Rwanda from May 2011to July 2014. Dr. Ndagijimana served at different leadership positions as the Vice Rector of the National University of Rwanda from (2007 – 2011), and as the Rector of School of Finance and Banking in Kigali, Rwanda (2002 -2007).
Dr. Uzziel Ndagijimana is an Economist, and started his career as a Lecturer at the National University of Rwanda before he moved to leadership positions of the Government of Rwanda from 2002. He has served on various Boards of Directors and Councils and also served as Chairman of Economic Advisory Council of the President of the Republic of Rwanda.