Chief Executive Officer, Orange Middle-East & Africa
Alioune joined Sonatel, in 1988, in audit and management control functions before becoming Chief Financial Officer. In 2002, he was appointed director of Ikatel in Mali where he participated in the creation of Orange Mali. Ten years later, he returned to Sonatel as Managing Director and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Sonatel Mobiles. In 2018, he became Chief Executive Officer of Orange Middle East and Africa, making him the first African to ever holds this key position within the firm.