Instructor Profiles


Lead Facilitator

Van Hall Larestein University – MOD

Anatole Majyambere graduated in the first cohort of Rwanda BDC’s 14-week Entrepreneurship Training in 2010. He later  became a lecturer of Entrepreneurship Course at the University of Rwanda’s College of Science & Technology (then Kigali Institute of Science & Technology); and also started working as a facilitator to deliver the BDC program, a position he keeps until now. Through his role as a Deputy Coordinator of AgriPro Focus Rwanda, Anatole works zealously to empower agricultural entrepreneurs countrywide, on a daily basis. Anatole holds a Masters degree in Management of Development from Van Hall Larenstein University in The Netherlands.



John MUGABO is experienced Finance manager for over 10 years in different financial institutions in Rwanda, he graduated in Rwanda BDC’s 14-week Entrepreneurship Training. He is experienced lecturer of Economics and Entrepreneurship Course at different colleges in Rwanda, he is a public speaker and also started working as a facilitator to deliver BDC program, a position he holds until now. He is ambitious to empower young entrepreneurs. John holds a Masters degree in Finance and Accounting from Mount Kenya University and a Bachelors Degree in Finance from University of Rwanda College of Business and Economics. He has attended different seminars and workshops and holds certificates in leadership.

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Oklahoma Christian University

Eric Gatera is the co-founder of a company, El Puente ltd, for which he was selected in 2012 among the top 3 young Entrepreneur of Rwanda at the BPR Award ceremony. He has lectured, trained and facilitated workshops in different venues for organizations such as Business Development Center (BDC) in entrepreneurship; Education Development Center (EDC/USAID  – Akazi Kanoze) in Work-Readiness Program; Blue Tower in Career guidance and life skills and Living Word Association (LWA) on leadership and critical thinking. He is a graduate from a South African University in Biotechnology where he held the academic portfolio as a head mentor. He also hold a Master in Business Administration (MBA) from Oklahoma Christian University (OC) with an emphasis on Leadership. He has worked previously as a consultant at the Private Sector Federation (PSF) in the field of Entrepreneurship and as a Business Analyst for a renown consulting firm. He is an alumni of ALCP (Academy of Leadership on Competitiveness and Prosperity).

In addition to our local facilitators, our training journey is done thanks to:

  • International visiting executives

Since its start, BDC Rwanda has been blessed with many business experts from all over the world who come to coach, advise and mentor our entrepreneurs. Once we have their schedule, we inform all our entrepreneurs with the priority to those following the training at the moment.Visit this page to learn more. Are you a graduate and would like to to have a mentor? Contact us

  • Local consultants.