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Tidjane Deme

20/05/2022

General Partner, Partech, Co-Leader Partech Africa Fund

Tidjane Dème is General Partner at Partech, co-leading Partech Africa Fund, Partech’s multi-stages tech fund exclusively dedicated to Africa's digital markets. 

Prior to joining Partech in 2016, Tidjane worked for more than 15 years in the tech industry in Africa, including as a senior manager at Google, leading activities in Africa. He started the Google Francophone Africa office in Dakar in 2009, led ecosystem efforts to support developer communities and tech startups across 15+ countries and led Google’s Africa Content Strategy, launching and growing YouTube in 6 markets. He also led business development for Google’s Infrastructure investments in Africa. 

Minister of Economy, Planning, and International Cooperation, Republic of Senegal
Minister for Finance and Economic Planning, Government of Rwanda
Cabinet Secretary, the National Treasury and Planning, Republic of Kenya
Minister of Finance, Republic of Ghana
Deputy Director Of The Department For Development Policy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Finland
State Secretary (International Development), Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Norway
Minister of Finance, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Vice Prime Minister, Minister Of Finance, Cabo Verde
President, African Development Bank Group
Managing Director for Corporate Strategy, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)
Vice President for Agriculture, Human and Social Development, African Development Bank
Governor and Deputy Director of the Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office, U.K.
CEO, Africa50
Founder and Ceo, Global Center on Adaptation
Diretor do departamento de Transformação de África na Microsoft
Vice President for Private Sector, Infrastructure And Industrialization, African Development Bank Group
Director of Agriculture and Agro-Industry, African Development Bank
CEO and Managing Director, Ecobank Ghana
President and CEO, MTN GROUP
Assistant Secretary For International Markets And Development, U.S. Treasury
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Founder, Green Girls Organisation
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Director, Decision and Policy Analysis Area, International Centre for Tropical Agriculture
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Africa and the Middle East, U.S. Department of the Treasury
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