Recruitment

Alassane Baba

Investment Officer

Alassane is in charge of monitoring the portfolio of companies supported under the PACE program, in partnership with USAID. Before joining Sinergi, he worked for the Agricultural Development Bank (BAGRI) and the Islamic Bank of Niger as an account manager.

Djibo Ibrahima

Managing Director

Graduated in engineering (Ecole Normale Supérieure des Mines in Alès), Djibo Ibrahima has always shown a burning interest towards entrepreneurship.

He completed various trainings and studies in management, business administration and project management. He spent a part of his career at leading positions in various Nigerien groups (Shell Niger, Niger-Lait) and led numerous feasibility missions for mining projects and companies in Niger, in Burkina-Faso and Mali with an ever-green involvement towards Sahelian SME/SMI.

Since 2006, he is the Managing Director of Sinergi.

Issaka Amadou Boukari

Seed Funding Manager

Issaka Amadou Boukari joined the SINERGI team in 2022 as a Seed Funding Manager.

Before joining SINERGI, he worked as a credit analyst at 2IMF, and has 10 years of experience in consulting and training (GERME Certified Trainer). Issaka also worked at CIPMEN as a Support Manager and Business Developer Manager.

Kamaloudini Yaou Issoufou

Investment Officer

With a degree in accounting and quantitative management techniques from LTDK Maradi. Kamal graduated in 2012 from Cadi Ayyad University in Marrakech in business management. He specialized in entrepreneurship and international development through a Master’s degree at Mohamed 5 Rabat University. He is currently enrolled at the doctoral school of the ISCAE Casablanca as a doctoral student in management sciences. His research focuses on the financing of start-up SMEs.

He started at SINERGI as an intern, then as an entrepreneurial consultant and then as a researcher. He has also worked in Morocco at INFORISK where he monitors the quality of Moroccan companies’ balance sheets.

Since February 2019, he has been back at Sinergi as an investment officer.

Mahaman Sanoussi Ibrah

Administrative and Financial Manager

Mahaman Sanoussi joined the SINERGI team in 2021 as Administrative and Financial Manager.

Before joining SINERGI, he worked for the network of microfinance institutions, Mouvement des Caisses Populaires d’Epargne et de Crédit (MCPEC), now called FACEC Niger, as Administrative and Financial Manager. He also worked for the Alliance de Crédit pour l’Epargne et la Production du Niger (ACEP Niger) as a Credit Officer and then as an Accountant and was a SME-SMI Account Manager at Banque Atlantique du Niger (BANE) after an internship at the accounting firm Sidibé & Associés (ACSA).

Mahamane Maharazou Sani Ango

Investment Officer

Maharazou joined Sinergi in 2020 as seed manager for the I&P Acceleration in Sahel in Niger.

A financial engineer and holder of a master’s degree in finance and private sector development, Maharazou SANI ANGO has strongly turned his professional orientation towards entrepreneurship, which is his passion. He thus worked in Niger’s first incubator (CIPMEN) as a Business Developer and agricultural and agro-industrial project manager. He was previously an entrepreneur himself by co-creating the first sports equipment manufacturer in Niger.

Maïmouna Sylla Baillet

Executive Director

Before joining the team in September 2022, Maïmouna worked for 10 years for the BCEAO as a project manager in Dakar and as a banking supervisor in Abidjan. She had the opportunity to work on the UEMOA zone’s regulations on private equity and to participate in the development and launch of the SME/SMI financing facilitation program. Maïmouna was previously a risk analyst at BNP PARIBAS in France for 7 years, where she specialized in structured finance (LBOs, takeovers, listing and delisting…), and worked in the banking sector in Africa (Ecobank, BRM).

Founder of African Pride, the first social enterprise of layette made from African textiles, Maïmouna holds a degree from the ICN Business School in France, and trained in leadership (The Ohio State University, Ohio, USA), and e-commerce (ITC, Geneva, Switzerland).

Nos partenaires

Comoé Capital est financé par plusieurs actionnaires ivoiriens et internationaux tels que des acteurs privés (dont Investisseurs & Partenaires, Orange, Hotter, Eurofind), des institutions bancaires (NSIA, SGBCI) et l’Agence Française de Développement.

Nous travaillons également avec des organisations à but non lucratif telles que la Fondation Jacobs ou des institutions gouvernementales telles que l’Union Européenne.