Speaker Profile

Mohamed Wade

Founder & Managing Director
Amandla Capital

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Mohamed is the co-founder and CEO of Amandla Capital Real Estate (ACRE), a hospitality real estate investment platform, where he leads business development and investment structuring.

His career as an entrepreneur and investment professional in emerging markets spans 30 years. Since 2009, he has provided investment advisory services including project development and mergers & acquisitions (airline maintenance, telecoms system integration, etc.) Prior to that, Mohamed developed access to finance for SMEs and processed agribusiness debt and equity investments in Africa and Eastern Europe at the International Finance Corporation (IFC), following an executive career in manufacturing and services.
                                                                                        
Mohamed sits on the board of directors of several companies in West and North Africa and was an advisor to BMCE Bank of Africa’s inaugural African Entrepreneurship Award. He holds a MSc in Finance (ESSEC) and is a graduate of Sciences-Po Paris.