Mukhisa Kituyi

Secretary-General, UNCTAD

Since September 2013, Mr Kituyi has served as the seventh Secretary-General of UNCTAD. In 2011 and 2012, he worked as a consultant to the African Union Commission on the elaboration of the structure of a Pan-African Free Trade Area. From 2002 to 2007, he served as Minister of Trade and Industry. During this period, he chaired the Council of Ministers of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa and the Council of African Ministers of Trade for two years.