Latest Appointments


29/04/2020 at 19h06, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Tunisia: former transport minister Chiheb Ben Ahmed steps in to help SNCFT

The state-owned railway company looks to a former transport minister to attempt to get afloat again.


29/04/2020 at 18h51, by Julien Clémençot

Roger Adom takes the helm of GVA in Côte d’Ivoire

In addition to expanding Canalbox’s offering in Abidjan, the former IT director of AfDB and Orange executive...


28/04/2020 at 16h05, by Valentin Grille

ACT-Afrique sets its sights on West Africa with Papa Chimère Diop

The consulting group based in Dakar has recruited an international candidate to strengthen its position...


24/04/2020 at 17h55, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Samaila Zubairu welcomes Kingsley Obiora as chairman of the AFC’s board of directors

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The institution, which manages more than $5bn worth of infrastructure projects, has selected a debt and...


16/04/2020 at 18h17, by Jeune Afrique Business+

“Banker” Samir Saied to head up Tunisie Telecom

After over 30 years in the world of banking, the Tunisian takes the reins at the country’s leading telephone...


16/04/2020 at 18h14, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Eric Valéry Zoa rises through the ranks at Atlantic Bank Cameroon

The 49-year-old Cameroonian was appointed Managing Director of Bernard Koné Dossongui’s Atlantic Financial...


10/04/2020 at 08h12, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Akim Daouda replaces Serge Mickoto as leader of the Fonds Gabonais d’Investissements Stratégiques

The managing director of the Gabonese state’s key sovereign wealth fund is handing over the reins to...


09/04/2020 at 20h22, by Pierre-Olivier Rouaud

Former airline CEO Siza Mzimela appointed to head Transnet Freight Rail

Siza Mzimela

A former CEO of the air carriers SA Express and South African Airways, Siza Mzimela is taking over the...


08/04/2020 at 18h59, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Guillaume Cartier to take over as chairman of Nissan’s Africa, Middle East and India (AMI) region

As the Covid-19 crisis unfolds, the new chairman of the AMI region is expected to revive the Japanese...


03/04/2020 at 18h56, by Aurélie Benoit

Martin Horgan, the man behind Toro Gold, is heading for Centamin 

The expert is taking the reins of the Egyptian mining company, coveted by Endeavour Mining, where Naguib...


02/04/2020 at 18h39, by Gaëlle Arenson

Paul Hanratty to take command of Sanlam as from 1 July 2020

However, Ian Kirk, Sanlam’s current Group CEO, will stick around until 31 December 2020 to guide Paul...


31/03/2020 at 17h28, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Yves Castanou, from regulator to head of Congo Telecom

Yves Castanou

The 48-year-old Congolese executive was appointed leader of the incumbent operator on 27 March at a cabinet...

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