Latest Appointments


10/03/2020 at 15h06, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Abidjan Airport: Aka Manouan to succeed Gilles Darriau at the head of AERIA in July

Aka Manouan

The Côte d’Ivoire national and current Deputy Director General will take over the management of the currently...


10/03/2020 at 11h54, by Aurélie Benoit

Onepoint aiming to conquer Africa with Thierry Lacroix (formerly at Deloitte)

The innovative consulting firm and digital transformation expert is setting up a dedicated team and recruiting...


05/03/2020 at 16h19, by Aurélie Benoit

Hyundai appoints Bang Sun Jeong to head the MEA Region

Bangsun-Jeong Hynudai MEA

The new VP for the dual zones is a company insider who has already overseen operations for the Asia region.


04/03/2020 at 17h33, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Christine Tani/Ilboudo (Wendkuni Bank International): “We are planning to gain a strong foothold in the SME sector”

Banker Jeanne Marie Christine Ilboudo/Tani has taken the helm at Wendkuni Bank International (WBI) to...


03/03/2020 at 16h57, by Aurélie Benoit

After Vinci, Newmont etc., René Médori joins the board at Puma Energy.

The Franco-British businessman already sits on the boards at major companies in the oil and gas industry....

Bank & Insurance

29/02/2020 at 15h32, by Aurélie Benoit

Jean-Baptiste Siate newly appointed Managing Director at Ecobank in the DRC

During his career within Ade Ayeyemi’s group, the banker most notably launched Ecobank’s Gabonese subsidiary.


27/02/2020 at 17h11, by Gaëlle Arenson

Lesley Ndlovu, previously in charge of Africa Specialty Risks at Axa, switches gears to become ARC’s new CEO

Lesley Ndlovu

The Zimbabwean national, who studied in the United Kingdom and France, seized this opportunity to change...


21/02/2020 at 08h09, by Aurélie Benoit

Beatrice Maser, the IFC’s new Director for the MENA region

The Swiss expert will take the reins of the region where the development institution invested more than...


20/02/2020 at 18h10, by Aurélie Benoit

Anthony Oputa to be EY’s new Regional Managing Partner for West Africa

Anthony Oputa

The audit behemoth appointed the Nigerian national to oversee all operations in the sub-region.


20/02/2020 at 08h46, by Gaëlle Arenson

Poupak Bahamin leaves Norton Rose for Barrick

The information was disclosed in Barrick’s latest quarterly report published last week.


13/02/2020 at 18h51, by Aurélie Benoit

Tony O. Elumelu promotes Owen Omogiafo to the helm of Transcorp

Owen Omogiafo

The woman who oversaw operations at the Nigerian businessman’s foundation now heads the industrial holding...


10/02/2020 at 14h30, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Electricité de Guinée: Alpha Condé appoints the first CEO after Veolia

Bangaly Maty

Following the French group’s withdrawal and three months with an interim CEO, Bangaly Maty was appointed...

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