Hans MuzooraAgriculture Finance Advisor, USAID
Hans Muzoora is an experienced market systems development professional with over 25 years of leadership in the international development field. Currently, he works as the Agriculture Finance Advisor with the USAID Bureau for Resilience and Food Security, supporting the agency’s efforts in mobilizing private finance for development. Using innovative solutions, he has helped empower farmers—including youth and women—in Africa (Uganda, Tanzania, Zambia, and Swaziland) and Yemen. He has a proven track record of successfully engaging the private sector in agricultural value chains, like coffee and maize, to improve production and create jobs. Hans holds a Master of Arts in Sustainable International Development from The Heller School for Social Policy and Management at Brandeis University. He is interested in sustainable agricultural development worldwide through the engagement of public and private sectors, technological innovation, and social responsibility. Originally from Uganda, Hans currently lives with his family in Boston, MA.