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Mr. RUGWABIZA Leonard is a member of the IPAR-Rwanda Board of Directors. He is the Chief Economist at the Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning (MINECOFIN) since 2015. Prior to that Mr. Rugwabiza was the director general for national planning and research at the same Ministry and served in the strategic planning unit in the same Ministry. He spent two years as an economist with the African Development Bank. He has been instrumental in shaping, strategizing and implementing Rwanda’s economic policies. He holds a Master’s degree in Economics.