Stefan Nalletamby

Director, Financial Sector Development

African Development Bank Group


Mr. Stefan NALLETAMBY is the Director for the Financial Sector Development Department at the African Development Bank. He oversees divisions spanning Financial Markets Development, Financial Intermediation and Inclusion.

He was previously Acting Vice-President, Infrastructure, Private Sector & Regional Integration. Prior to that he was the Coordinator of the Making Finance Work for Africa (MFW4A) Partnership, a unique platform for African governments, the private sector, and development partners to coordinate financial sector development interventions across the continent, avoiding duplication and maximizing developmental impact. Prior to his position at MFW4A, he spent 10 years in the Finance complex of the African Development Bank (AfDB). During his tenure as Advisor to the Vice President, Finance he designed and launched the African Financial Market Initiative (AFMI), which is designed to further develop local currency bond markets on the continent.

Prior to that, he spent 9 years in the Treasury department, most recently as Group Treasurer. Before joining the AfDB, he spent 12 years in the international capital markets as a Bond Trader and Head of Bond Trading and Sales with BNP Paribas in Paris, Tokyo and Madrid.

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