Alain is the IFC portfolio manager for Financial Institutions for Southern, West and Central Africa, based in Johannesburg, South Africa. He has prior to that been an IFC Principal Banking Specialist in the Global Financial Institutions group, focusing on Africa.
Pre-IFC, Alain enjoyed a vast commercial banking experience across Africa, spanning over 20 years, most prominently within Citigroup and Standard Chartered group.
Alain also previously ran green-field banking operations in Africa as general manager.