Speakers of the 2023 edition of the Choiseul Africa Business Forum

Mariam Chabi TALATA
Vice-President, Republic of Benin


Benin
Nadia FETTAH ALAOUI
Minister of Economy and Finance


Morocco
Olushegun BAKARI
Minister of Foreign Affairs




Benin
Paul TASONG
Minister Delegate to the Minister of E conomy Planning and Regional Development in charge of Planning
Cameroon
Abdellatif MÂZOUZ
President, Casablanca-Settat Region



Morocco
Chakib ALJ
President, General Confederation of Moroccan Enterprises

Morocco
Fatma SAMOURA
Secretary General, FIFA



Senegal
Hisham EL KHAZINDAR
Co-founder & Managing Director, Qalaa Holdings

Egypt
Letondji BEHETON
Managing Director, SIPI Benin


Benin
Eric AKOUTE
Studies Director, Investment and Export Promotion Agency (APIEx)
Benin
Abdullahi BASHIR
Group Managing Director, AA&R Investment Group


Nigeria
James MWORIA
Group Chief Executive Officer, Centum Investment

Kenya
Reda BOULOS
Managing Director, Egyptian African Arab Co. for Development (EGAAD)

Egypt
Maryse LOKOSSOU
General Manager, Benin Deposit and Consignment Office

Benin
Adetoye AGUESSY
Chief Executive Officer, RightCom Technologies


Benin
Mehdi TAZI
Vice-President General, General Confederation of Moroccan Enterprises

Morocco
Jérôme HÉNIQUE
Chief Executive Officer, Orange Middle East and Africa

France
Anne-Laure KIECHEL
Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Global Sovereign Advisory

France
Moussa KOUYATÉ
Chairman, National Steering Committee for Public-Private Partnerships (CNP-PPP)
Ivory Coast
Hassan BELKHAYAT
Co-founder, SouthBridge



Morocco
Driss BOUTTI
Regional President, General Confederation of Moroccan Enterprises


Morocco
Raoul JACQUAND
Vice President in charge of education, cities, public services and business development in Africa, Dassault Systems
France
Zama KHANYILE
Divisional Executive: Venture Capital & Corporate Finance, National Empowerment Fund
South Africa
Taslim NGOM
Chief Executive Officer, Sertem Group



Senegal
Isabelle BÉBÉAR
Director - Head of International & European Affairs - International & European Affairs Department, Bpifrance
France
Filippo REAN
Managing Director, RX France


Italy
Loïc JAEGERT-HUBER
North Africa Regional Director, ENGIE


France
Meryem CHAMI
CEO, Axa Africa



Morocco
Arnaud FLORIS
Africa Coordinator & Head for West and Central Africa, Bpifrance

France
Abdellatif KOMAT
Dean, Hassan II University, Casablanca


Morocco
Ranti AKINDES
Managing Director, Road Infrastructures and Territory Development Company (SIRAT)

Benin
Safia HACHICHA
Senior Financial Sector Specialist, The World Bank


Tunisia
Yassine BAKKARI
Managing Director, L'Oréal East Africa


France
Rui Mendes DA SILVA
Chief Executive Officer, Kemet Automobile


Senegal
Moïse-Achille HOUSSOU
Managing Director, Real Estate and Urban Development Company
Benin
Jalil BENABDILLAH
Vice-President in charge of Economy, Employment, Innovation and Reindustrialization, Occitanie Region
France
Johanne ACKAH
General Secretary, Group Avos



Ivory Coast
Manal BERNOUSSI
Founder & Managing Director, Leaders On Purpose


Morocco
Amer, BEN OUDA
Vice-President, ABA Technology



Morocco
Eric AMOUSSOUGA
Executive Director Francophone Africa, General Electric


Benin
Mia LAHLOU-FILALI
Chief Executive Officer, Pharma 5


Morocco
Alphonse KADJO KOUAME
First Vice President, South Comoé Regional Council

Ivory Coast
Ghislaine SAMAKE
Chief Executive Officer, Ecobank


Guinea-Bissau
Sangu DELLE
Chief Executive Officer, Care Point and Golden Palm Investment


Ghana
Lamine SECK
Managing Director, SF Capital


Ivory Coast
Fatoumata BA
Founder & Executive Chair, Janngo


Senegal
William CODJO
Managing Director, Arts & Culture Development Agency

Benin
Ivanilson MACHADO
Executive Director, Grupo Pumangol


Angola
Amine BERRADA-SOUNNI
Chief Executive Officer, Aiguebelle

Morocco
Rokhaya SALL MBAYE
Executive Director, Mineex SARL

Senegal
Mbarka BOUAIDA
Chairman, Association of Moroccan Regions


Morocco
Hamza KABBAJ
Managing Director, Société Générale des Travaux du Maroc

Morocco
Alexis GROSSKOPF
Founder & Chief Executive Officer, OceanHub Africa


France
Youssef MAMOU
Co-Founder, YolaFresh



Morocco
Babacar N.SECK
Chief Executive Officer, Petale


France