Wilson Kivanda

Business Development Expert-CAVA II Tanzania

Wilson Kivanda is a trained Agricultural Economist from Sokoine University of Agriculture. He holds a master’s degree in Finance and Banking (MBA) from Mzumbe University,Tanzania.

He has six years work experience in the banking industry, where he was involved in different aspects of banking operations, including lending micro loansto SMEs and corporate customers. He had a stint with Private Agricultural Sector Support (PASS Trust) where he worked for four yearsas Business Development Specialist. While at PASS, he was involved in helping the unbanked masses in Agribusiness financing.

Wilson has strong skills in asset and liability management, project appraisal management and credit management control for small medium scale enterprises and corporate projects in Agricultural and non-agribusiness. One of his fondest achievements as an agribusiness financing expert is supervising a project worth TZS 13.2 billion, which was carried out in different value chain activities in Southern Tanzania.

He aspires to bring financial servicesolutions to the unbanked masses in Tanzania, East Africa, as well as provides them with solutions for economic progress.