Deputy Chairperson, African Union Commission

Mr. Erastus Mwencha is a Pan Africanist with over thirty years of progressive experience in policy formulation and institutional transformation at national, regional and continental levels in Africa.Throughout his career, he has been an ardent advocate and zealous engineer of regional integration as a leading principle for Africa’s development. He also developed the continental negotiating position for the Doha Round of negotiations of the World Trade Organization, Economic Partnership Agreements (EPAs), African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) and actively supported the programs to integrate women in development.

Eurastus Mwencha