Client Orientation

Having clients and their needs as a primary focus of our actions; developing and sustaining productive client relationships

Integrity

Maintaining a character of honesty and uprightness; keeping commitments and behaving in a consistent manner.

Innovation

Generating innovative solutions to work situations; trying different and novel ways to deal with work problems and opportunities

Team Work

Actively participating as a member of a team to help the team achieve its goal

Adaptability

Maintaining effectiveness when experiencing major changes in work tasks or the work environment; adjusting effectively to new work structures, processes

Vision

To be a world class African financial institution advancing the economic development, intergration and prosperity of the region.

Mission

To be at the forefront of extending reliable financial and non-financial services to advance trade, development and regional economic integration through customer-focused and innovative instrument.

Strategic Goal

To be preferred and leading regional development financial institution in Eastern and Southern Africa. The Eastern and Southern African Trade and Development Bank (TDB), formerly known as PTA, is a world class African financial institution advancing the economic development, integration and prosperity of its Member States across Eastern and Southern Africa.

Established in 1985, TDB is headquartered in Bujumbura (Burundi) and Ebene (Mauritius) with regional hubs in Nairobi (Kenya) and Harare (Zimbabwe).

Its mandate is to provide development capital and services through customer focused and innovative financing solutions. Although TDB is an institution of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA), its membership is open to Non-COMESA States, non-regional countries as well as institutional shareholders. It offers a broad range of products and services, across both the private and public sectors, including debt, equity and quasi-equity as well as guarantees.
TDB’s investments cut across agriculture, trade, industry, infrastructure, energy and tourism etc. and are made on a commercial basis and sustainability principles.