Mrs. Liliane Igihozo Uwera is the Chief Operating Officer of the Development Bank of Rwanda (BRD). Prior to that, Ms. Igihozo was a Partner at FreddyN Consulting for 3 years and served as the Vice Rector in charge of Administration and Finance at the School of Finance and Banking (SFB) for 3 years. She also occupied the position of the Chief Executive Officer of the Rwanda Investment Group (RIG ltd.) between 2009 and 2010. Liliane also served as a Non-Executive Director on the Board of the Bank of Kigali Plc. for over 06 years.

She has Project Management experience in private and public sectors and in various industries such as railways/high speed train engineering, construction projects, energy, cement manufacturing, education and retail. She holds a Master’s degree in Financial Risk Management and a Bachelor’s in Business Administration from the Catholic University of Louvain, Belgium. She is a Certified International Professional Associate in Project Management of the International Project Management Institute (PMI).