Mr Roger Mbassa Ndine was elected Mayor of Douala during the municipal elections of February 5, 2020, for a 5-year term. Prior to those elections, the Mayor of Douala has been a Senator. He studies economy and holds a PHD in Economics and Management. He has spent most of his career in the Cameroonian administration, at the Ministry of the Economy, Planning and Development, where he was Secretary General. He also coordinated the work to develop Cameroon's project for the development of a vision for 2035.