Amadou Hott

Amadou Hott
  • Special Adviser, Investment and Financing Affairs, Office of the President, Senegal

Undergraduate degree in Applied Mathematics and Master's in Finance, Sorbonne University, Paris; Master's programme in Financial Mathematics, New York University. Fourteen years as an investment banker. 1998-2011, with: SocGen; BNP Paribas; ABN AMRO; Millennium Finance; UBA Capital; Afribridge Capital, in New York, London, Dubai and Lagos, advising on transactions with a focus on Africa. 2011, Co-Founder, Dangote Capital. CEO, FONSIS (Sovereign Wealth Fund of Senegal). Twice volunteered with the TOKTEN programme, sponsored by the UN. Lecturer, University Gaston Berger of Saint Louis, Senegal. Young Global Leader, World Economic Forum (2012).