On February 1st, Mamadou Goundiam was appointed as Director, Africa and interim CFO for BurdaEducation.
Mamadou will lead business expansion and strategy across Africa. Previously, Mamadou was a Principal at Roland Berger, an international strategy consulting firm, where he focused on growth strategy and digital transformation projects for telecom, media and technology companies and led business development efforts in Africa.
Prior to that, he headed the commercial strategy and sales and distribution function for Millicom, an international telecommunications and media company, responsible for six African operations. He also worked with Oliver Wyman for several years, delivering strategy projects in technology, media, and telecommunications across Africa, the Middle East, and Europe.