Leila Bouamatou
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Leila Bouamatou

Leila Bouamatou
Managing Director, Bank of Mauritania

Leïla Bouamatou is the Administrator and the Managing Director of the Générale de Banque de Mauritanie.


She is the first woman to head a bank in her country. After previously working at Deloitte in Tunisia and then at BMCE in London


She graduated from a business school in Switzerland and holds a Master’s degree from a university in Spain and a PhD from a US university.


She was listed in the second publication of 100 Most Influential African Women in 2020 by Avance Media.


Credits: theafricaceoforum.com/