Minister of Economy, Planning and Cooperation, République du Sénégal
Since 2016, Amadou Hott has been Vice President, Electricity, Energy, Climate and Green Growth at AfDB. With 20 years of experience in the private sector, he founded the Senegal Sovereign Fund and Afribridge Capital, an investment firm specialising in advisory services in Africa. During his time as Deputy Director, Energy and Resources Group, he acquired extensive experience in the field of energy and electricity. In 2012, he was included in the World Economic Forum’s Young Global Leaders list.