Mr. Raymond Peter Mbilinyi (Board Member)

Raymond is the Non-Executive Director of VFP and serves on the Board Credit Committee. He is the currently the Executive Secretary of the Tanzania National Businesses Council (TNBC), an Institution under the Prime Minister's Office. TNBC provides a forum for public and private sector dialogue with a view of reaching consensus and mutual understanding on strategic issues relating to efficient management of resources in the promotion of social economic development of Tanzania so as to create a conducive environment for private sector-led economic growth in terms of wealth and employment creation and revenue generation in the poverty alleviation process.

Raymond is a Professional Engineer with over 18 years of professional experience in the Africa, Raymond has extensive experience in conducting and managing a wide range of assignments in both Public and Private organizations, as well as in international organizations such as WB, UNIDO, and BP. Raymond also Served as a Vice President of World Investment Promotion Agencies Association (WAIPA), a position held up to December 2012. Raymond is a Board member of BRELA, Equity Bank Ltd, VFP, Tanzania Private Sector Foundation (TPSF), and a member of the National Hunting Block Allocation Advisory Committee.