Amadou Hott

Vice-President, Power, Energy, Climate and Green Growth, African Development Bank (AfDB)

Undergraduate degree in Applied Mathematics and Master's in Finance, Sorbonne University, Paris; Master's programme in Financial Mathematics, New York University. Fifteen years as an investment banker in New York, London, Dubai and Lagos, with: SocGen; BNP Paribas; ABN AMRO; Millennium Finance; UBA Capital; Afribridge Capital, advising on transactions with a focus on Africa. Former CEO, Dangote Capital; Founder & CEO of FONSIS (Sovereign Wealth Fund of Senegal for Strategic Investments). Vice President for Power, Energy, Climate Change and Green Growth at the African Development Bank since November 2016. Twice volunteered with the TOKTEN programme, sponsored by the United Nations. Lecturer, University Gaston Berger of Saint Louis, Senegal. Young Global Leader, World Economic Forum (2012).