Néné Maïga is from the Timbuktu region of Mali. She began her career in France as a consultant before coming back to the continent of the future: Africa.
Néné Maïga has been the Chief of Staff to the CEO of Orange Middle East and Africa since 2018. This position gave her the opportunity to work on projects for the group whole African footprint, and to contribute to a more efficient and inclusive company.
In 2022, she was appointed Managing Director of Orange Botswana. Previously, she was the CEO of Orange Finances Mobiles Mali, the electronic wallet used by half of adult Malians for financial inclusion. She led outstanding growth of the business, by massively recruiting customers and launching new innovative offers: instant loans, international remittances, contactless payment etc.
She holds a Master’s degree in Management from the HEC Paris Grande Ecole programme.