Nardos Bekele-Thomas new CEO of African Union Development Agency-NEPAD
18 May 2022
Bekele-Thomas is the first woman to lead the African Union’s development agency. She was appointed and endorsed as the new Chief Executive Officer of AUDA-NEPAD by the African Union Heads of State and Government during the Thirty-Fifth Ordinary Session of the African Union summit, in February 2022. She succeeds Dr Ibrahim Assane Mayaki as CEO of AUDA-NEPAD.