Wendy E. Hughes

Wendy E. Hughes

  • Regional Director – Infrastructure in the Eastern and Southern Africa Region (AFE)

Wendy Hughes is the World Bank’s Regional Director for Infrastructure for Eastern and Southern Africa (AFE). Ms. Hughes has over 24 years of experience working in the energy and Climate Change sectors at the World Bank, in field-based positions and in headquarters. In her current assignment, Ms. Hughes had responsibility for the policy direction, strategic partnerships, and integrated delivery of infrastructure programs in the 25 countries in the region. She oversees an active portfolio of over USD16 billion in investments across the region. Ms. Hughes has a PhD in Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering from Princeton University

All Sessions by Wendy E. Hughes

Day two October 3, 2023
Day One October 2, 2023
13:50 – 14:50

Panel Discussion 2: Financing African Projects: Driving Investment, Development and Sustainable Growth in Africa

Balaclava Fort, Mauritius