Ms. Djiba Diallo DIAO is the Senior Fintech Advisor for Ecobank, leading the banks fintech initiatives and advising the senior management on the bank’s fintech strategy.
She is a technology and innovation enthusiast with more than fifteen years of experience in the ICT industry. She has a software developer background and is a graduate from Pierre and Marie Curie University (Paris 6), with a specialization in industrial computing and embedded systems.
She spent 11 years at Microsoft, where she built a solid experience in Sales, Marketing, Channel & Distribution, as well as Developers and Startups Community management.
She has strong expertise in the Developer Communities, Startups and ISV Ecosystem across Africa.
Before joining Ecobank she acted as one of the Leaders of the Microsoft4Afrika initiative, with the mission of driving Business growth and shaping the future of the Microsoft Ecosystem in Africa. She implemented a strategic Geo-Coverage plan to identify and attract the most successful startups and optimize investments across Africa.
Djiba Diallo is passionate about Science; Aeronautics and she strongly believes in the Potential of Africa!