Rumbidzai Maweni works in the Development Economics Vice-Presidency of the World Bank. Prior to joining the World Bank, Ms. Maweni practiced international arbitration at a leading law firm and served as an Assistant Legal Counsel at the Permanent Court of Arbitration. Ms. Maweni earned her J.D. from Columbia Law School and holds an M.Phil. in Development Studies from the University of Oxford. She is admitted to practice in the State of New York.