Jean Claude ILIBONEYE is currently the Head of Business Development at Development Bank of Rwanda (BRD Plc). He is in charge of developing and implementing the Bank Business strategy that seeks to invest in the BRD priority sectors, delivering products and solutions that address the market needs.

Jean Claude has accumulated more than 18 years of experience in the financial sector. He has been working for BRD since 2006 where he has occupied various senior positions in the Bank from Investment, Operations, and Credit management area. He has led investment transactions structuring within various sectors of the economy ranging from manufacturing, agriculture, energy, transport, real estate, infrastructure, and tourism.

Before joining BRD, he worked with the Bank of Kigali and Banque Continentale Africaine, currently GT Bank in various functions including credit and operations.

Jean Claude holds an MBA in Finance from the Netherlands’ Maastricht School of Management (MSM).