Speakers

Atsuko TODA

Director for Agriculture Finance and Rural Infrastructure Development Department, African Development Bank

Atsuko Toda, a Japanese citizen, has over 20 years of experience with international institutions. Atsuko joined the Africa Development Bank in December 2016 as Director of the Agriculture Finance and Rural Infrastructure Development Department. In her current function, she is responsible for the Bank’s investments in private sector agribusiness companies, mainstreaming disaster risk finance, and development of Special Agro-Industrial Processing Zones (SAPZs) across the African Continent.​