Mr. Kapijimpanga is the Founder and Chairman of AFRODAD’s Board of Directors. As a development practitioner with many years of experience in development work Mr. Opa has served in Government, Development Banking, Small and Medium Scale Enterprises Support, NGOs and donor organizations.
His practice includes vast knowledge in project and program evaluations and impact analysis. As a semi-academician he has contributed to several high level discussions through publications and presentations.
His work experience include contributions to the Zambian Government in the Ministry of Economic and Technical Cooperation, Ministry of Finance (Budget section), National Commission for Development Planning, Development Bank of Zambia, Small Scale Enterprises Promotion Limited, Canadian Universities Services Overseas (Botswana Country Director), HIVOS Foundation of the Netherlands, AFRODAD (as Executive Director) and Canadian International Development Agency Program Support Unit (Director).
Mr. Opa is currently acting as AFRODAD's Executive Director as the organisation seeks a new Director as advertised.
He holds a Master’s Degree in Economics specializing in national and project planning. He has a passion for Results Based systems planning and analysis.