Fatou: COO/Managing Director - France

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Position: COO/Managing Director
Nationality: France
Home Country: UK


▪ Bilingual, award winning treasury and investment professional with 16 years’ international experience in global markets spanning Treasury Management and investment advisory and derivative structuring. Possesses detailed understanding of financial modelling and analysis with particular expertise in financing and funding SMEs in emerging markets.

Major Achievements

Established and put into operation the only national, private credit guarantee (risk sharing facility) company dedicated to facilitating access to finance for MSMEs in Nigeria with £35M funding, selection of senior management, negotiation with partner banks and regulators, development of business and sustainable financial strategies and management of junior staff

Industry Sector Competencies

• Financial Services
• Private Equity
• Investment

Professional Objectives

• Function: Director, Senior Executive/Manager
• Interim Manager: Yes
• Permanent Position: Yes
• Operational: Yes
• Availability: Full time
• Prefered Locations: London

Additional Professional Interests

• Operational Coaching on demand
• Non Executive Director Assignments

Countries Covered

• Kenya
• Nigeria
• UK

Operational Competencies

• Business development (Professional)
• New product or service launch (Professional)


Home Country:
Full time
Masters Banking & Finance
English, French
Management experience:
More than 10 years
Company size:
Start-up, Multinational