Latest Appointments


27/10/2020 at 15h01, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Christian Bruch chooses leadership double-act for Siemens Energy in Abidjan

The CEO of the new division has opted for a Franco-Swedish duo.

Bank & Insurance

21/10/2020 at 08h57, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Cathia Lawson-Hall joins the board of French development agency AFD

The board of directors at France’s leading development donor is welcoming two women who are extremely...

Telecoms & Media

15/10/2020 at 14h29, by Jeune Afrique Business+

IHS brings back Fatim Cissé and makes her leader of its Ivorian division

According to our sources, the telecom group’s first female managing director is set to take up the role...


14/10/2020 at 17h41, by Gaëlle Arenson

Christian Magni likely to take the reins as SETRAG CEO 

The former Comilog executive is back in the running for the position of CEO at the Société d’Exploitation...


14/10/2020 at 09h24, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Citi refreshes its Africa corporate banking teams

Over the past two weeks, the bank has promoted several people within its African corporate banking division.


12/10/2020 at 18h49, by Gaëlle Arenson

Ramzi Shalak targeted for new Telecel Global CEO position

The wholesale service provider is currently led by Eleanor Azar, Deputy CEO.


30/09/2020 at 18h08, by Aurélie Benoit

Andrew Skipper, Hogan Lovells’ “Mr Africa”, new Co-Chair of UK-Africa trade group

The Africa-specialist corporate lawyer is to become Co-Chair of a new business group dedicated to bringing...


20/09/2020 at 10h57, by Pierre-Olivier Rouaud

Fabrice Tchouaffé chosen to lead Douala’s second Carrefour Market

The Franco-Japanese group CFAO, which is expanding its reach in Cameroon’s economic capital, is entrusting...

Bank & Insurance

17/09/2020 at 17h56, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Yann Dumontheil entrusted with SocGen’s wallet service in Africa

The Frenchman, who joined the banking group in 2005, is heading to Dakar to lead their virtual wallet...


17/09/2020 at 17h47, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Muthukumar Neelamani takes Olam chairmanship in Côte d’Ivoire

The group’s current CFO will preside over the Ivorian subsidiary’s board of directors.


10/09/2020 at 22h06, by Valentin Grille

Cécile Avizou heads Proparco’s North Africa activities

The French group continues the regional refresh it began earlier this year.


06/09/2020 at 10h21, by Valentin Grille

WeLight (Axian) plans continental expansion with Alexandre Castel

The engineering expert is tasked with supporting the growth of the new off-grid electrification specialist,...

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