Chief Executive Officer
Azalaï Hotels Group
Mr. Bally is the Founder, Chairman and CEO of the Azalaï Hotels Group.
In 1994, he acquired the mythical “Grand Hôtel de Bamako”. In 2000, he built the Salam Hotel, and managed Hotel Nord Sud. In 2005, he consolidated the activities of the various properties under a common brand “Azalaï Hotels”. The Azalaï Hotels Group expanded to Burkina Faso, Guinea Bissau, Benin and more recently to Mauritania, Ivory Coast, Senegal, Guinee Conakry and Niger.
Azalaï Hotels Group is today the first African private hotel chain group in the West African Region, providing direct employment to about 900 persons and over 2000 indirectly.