Benno Ndulu


Benno Ndulu is former Governor, Bank of Tanzania. Prior to this, he served as an Advisor to the Vice President, African Region of the World Bank and as the Manager of Partnerships Group. He is best known for his involvement in setting up one of the most effective research and training networks in Africa, the African Economic Research Consortium.

He served first as its Research director and later as its Executive Director. He received an honorary doctorate from the ISS in the Hague in recognition of his contributions to Capacity Building and Research on Africa in 1997. Following his Ph.D. degree in economics from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois, he taught economics and published widely on growth, adjustment, governance and trade.