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Abdourahmane Diop

Abdourahmane provides advisory support to Optimizer Foundation, specifically with regards to investment strategy and financial analysis of investment cases. Abdourahmane is an Investment Manager at VOLTA Capital (formerly known as D. Capital Partners), a leading investment advisory firm in impact investing. At VOLTA Capital, he serves clients in the areas of project design, financial sustainability, risk management, resource mobilization, market study and agriculture financing.

As an Investment Manager, Abdourahmane led various teams in designing and implementing financial transactions in the health and agricultural sectors across African markets. More specifically, Abdourahmane has conducted numerous financing engagements in Tanzania, Ethiopia, Guinea and Cote D’Ivoire, for clients such as International Finance Corporation (IFC), African Guarantee Fund, USAID, UNICEF and the Prime Minister of Guinea. Abdourahmane has experience designing innovative financing mechanisms and has worked on multiple financial transactions structuring mandates. Prior to D. Capital Partners, Abdourahmane worked in management consulting, based in Senegal, where he led engagements with a wide range of clients including IFC/World Bank, West African Development Bank, and Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.