Profiles

Alioune Ndiaye

Chief Executive Officer, Middle East and Africa, Orange

Alioune Ndiaye 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 was involved in the launch of Orange Mali. Ten years later, he returned to Sonatel as Managing Director and Chairman of the Board of Directors for Sonatel Mobile. In 2018, he became Chief Executive Officer of Orange Middle East & Africa, making him the first African to ever hold this key position within the firm.

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Nina Brigitte Koch

Vice-President for Africa, Equinor

Phumzile Langeni

President, Afropulse Group

Kuseni Dlamini

President, Massmart

Hardy Pemhiwa

Chief Executive Officer, Cassava Technologies

Jim Ovia

Founder and Chairman, Zenith Bank

Akinwumi Adesina

President, African Development Bank