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.

Client Orientation

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


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


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


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