Associates and Advisors

Philippe Bakahoukoutela - Associate

Philippe is currently Head of marketing at the Black Management Forum Western Cape, a professional organisation and associate consultant for a number of Consultancy Firms both locally and in Africa.

He’s also the Founder of African Vision Investment Consulting, an investment Facilitation Consultancy Firm focusing on advisory services to companies expanding to Francophone Africa with representation in Cote d’ivoire, Gabon, Congo-Brazzaville and Senegal.

He recently started an organization called Executive@work and serve as its Executive Chairman. Executive@work is a platform for senior executives to coach and mentor young professionals and further share their experiences and skills with them.

It is a career development initiative focusing on the emancipation and development of young professionals and professionals through personal branding and transformation, coaching, mentorship and scenario planning.

He’s a graduate of Stellenbosch Business School and the IEDC Bled School of Management in Slovenia (Europe) and an active member of the South African Institute of International Affairs and has written numerous papers on trade matters


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