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13 & 14 July 2021
Virtual Event

Ibrahim Sagna
Global Head & Director of the Advisory & Capital Markets at Afreximbank


Mr. Ibrahim Sagna serves as Global Head & Director of the Advisory & Capital Markets arm of Afreximbank.

Afreximbank is an investment grade rated Pan-African development finance institution (DFI) with over US$ 18 Billion of assets. It is Africa’s leading force in Intra-African Trade and Export Development. The Bank’s mandate is anchored in Trade Finance and its scope of interventions covers direct lending, structured risk bearing, direct equity, and a broad-based investment banking services.

Prior to joining Afreximbank, Mr. Sagna headed the Financial Advisory Services of the Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), another investment grade rated DFI. He is a seasoned executive with the privilege of 25 years' track record in global finance. His international career includes North American experiences with the International Monetary Fund (IMF), and Emerging Capital Partners (ECP), and European experiences with Millennium Global and Blackthorn Capital. He recently served as a board director to the Capital Markets Authority (CMA) of Rwanda and as member of the President of Senegal’s Council of Investments.

Mr. Sagna holds a bachelor’s degree and a Master of Finance from Boston College and has been sponsored to management programs to Harvard Business School, London Business School and Insead.

Agenda Sessions

  • Panel: Leveraging North Africa’s Fintech Revolution to Drive Digital Inclusion