Albert-Eneas Gakusi is the Chief Evaluation Officer in the Operations Evaluation Department of the AfDB. Prior to joining the AfDB, he was a researcher at the Institut de Recherché pour le Dévelopement (France) and the OECD Research Center (Paris). He was also a consultant for the World Bank, a lecturer at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (Paris) and previously an assistant professor in the National University of Rwanda. He holds a PhD in Economics from the Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris.
He trained in Econometrics and Structural Modelling at Essex University, United Kingdom and in Collective Actions Analysis at Universities of Bordeaux II in France. He has published on health, education, population economics, evaluation, infant mortality, governance, inclusive finance, and regional integration.