Aminata joined Southbridge in August 2018 as a Director. She has more than 10 years of experience in Corporate Finance of which 7 years in Transaction Advisory Services activities within world-renowned audit and consulting firms.
Aminata started her career in financial consulting at EY in Côte d’Ivoire in 2011, after joining Pechel Industries Partenaires, an investment fund specialized in growth capital and LBOs in mid-sized companies. She was involved in screening for investment opportunities, transaction analysis, Valuation and Modelling (V&BM).
Prior to joining Southbridge, as a Manager at KPMG Côte d’Ivoire, she led the activities and initiated strategic decisions in restructuring the Deal Advisory department. She coordinated the execution of various fundraising, due diligence and valuation engagements in high-potential sectors in Central and West Africa.
Aminata graduated with a Master of Science in Management at EM Lyon Business School – Corporate Finance specialization. She also holds a degree in Agro-Industrial Engineering from the National Polytechnic Institute in Côte d’Ivoire.
- Agro-Industrial Academic Exchange Program: Major in Finance and Business Evaluation
BI Norwegian School of Management, Oslo
- Master in Management (Grande Ecole program), Corporate Finance specialization
EM Lyon Business School
- Degree, Agro-Industrial Engineer
Institut National Polytechnique Houphouet Boigny
- Financial structuring
- Financial modeling
- Mergers & Acquisitions