Kenza is an Economist with an interest in African development issues. This background led her to work at institutions such as the African Development Bank (AfDB) and United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA). Kenza’s experience has consisted in treating various topics ranging from monetary policy and youth employment to governance and migration. In the past four years, she has worked on North African countries- including Algeria, Libya, Tunisia and Morocco. In Addition to her experience in North Africa, the foundation of Kenza’s career was laid in South Africa where she was involved in academic teaching and development consulting.

Kenza holds a Masters Degree in Economics (University of Pretoria, South Africa), with a specialization in Monetary Economics and a scholarship from the Research Chair of the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) at the University of Pretoria, as well as an Honours and Bachelor degree in Economics (University of Pretoria, South Africa).