Project Preparation Specialist
Development Bank of Southern Africa
Madalo is a Project Preparation Specialist and part of the Project Preparation Team at the Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA). A finance professional, Madalo has a bachelor of commerce degree and an MBA in finance from the Strathclyde Graduate School of Business in Scotland. Madalo has been involved in both corporate finance and project finance transactions at various levels in both South Africa and the Southern African region and joined the DBSA in 2007. She joined the DBSA as an Investments Officer and was previously involved in the preparation and appraisal of infrastructure projects within the energy sector. However since the beginning of 2011, she is now more focused on the early stage development of projects primarily within the Energy sector and currently working on the preparation of projects across various technologies which include renewables, coal, gas and cogeneration. In her current role, Madalo works closely with project developers/promoters in ensuring that viable projects get to a bankable stage.