10 years of working experience developing and launching technology, e-commerce and telecom value added services.
- Have a strong entrepreneurial mindset;
- Love learning and developing new skills;
- Know how to build a successful business from the ground up to success;
- An adept and practitioner of lean entrepreneurship (ERIC RIES), blue ocean strategy (INSEAD), disciplined entrepreneurship (MIT)
January 2016 - Today
We help Telecom operators in Africa get premium content (text, image, audio and video) along with the delivery system, and sell this content to mobile subscribers.
January 2013 - December 2015
ONLINE FOOD ORDERING & DELIVERY PLATFORM (www.hellofood.com) acquired by The Jumia Group Successfully launched the startup from scratch in Ivory Coast. Negotiated and signed 100+ top vendors. Activated and Managed the growth of the customer base. Performed the day-to-day management of the business including Customer acquisition, Vendor acquisition, Accountancy, Procurement, Reporting, HR management.
Country Operations Manager
Mobile Financial Services Africa
January 2011 - December 2012
MOBILE FINANCIAL SERVICES HUB (www.mfsafrica.com) Cross-border, Cross-currency, Cross-network mobile payments Worked as Project Manager and implementation coordinator on 4 major projects: - mobile payments for Canal+ Ivory Coast - mobile insurance subscription for NSIA Vie - international money remittance for MJARA Performed the day-to-day management of the business including Partner relationship management, Vendor technical support, Accountancy, Procurement, Reporting.
National Polytechnic Institute (INP-HB)
Msc Business Administration
2003 - 2006