Ababacar Diaw


Impaxis Capital, Senegal


Ababacar Diaw is Director at Impaxis Capital, an independent investment bank based in Senegal with a scope of intervention covering West and Central Africa regions (« Impaxis »).

Ababacar is also a Board Member of ELTON International, headquartered in Mauritius, active in the Downstream Oil Distribution sector with operations in 3 West African countries.

Ababacar is a senior investment banker (+12 years of experience) with a specialization in M&A including Leveraged & Structured Finance. He has a strong understanding of the investment and economic environment of West Africa.

He has participated in several corporate finance transactions in TMT, General Industries, FIG and consumer goods with “blue chips” companies (Engen, Vivendi, Maroc Telecom, Technip, Rhodia, AGFA, PAI Partners, etc.).

Before joining Impaxis Capital, Ababacar was an investment banker in the M&A Department of HSBC in Paris with a scope of intervention covering Europe, MENA and SSA.

He previously worked in the Audit department of Deloitte in Paris.

Ababacar graduated from the Master in Banking, Finance, and Insurance of Paris Dauphine University with a specialization in Corporate & Investment Banking from the Olin Business School MBA Program (Washington University of St Louis – USA). He also holds a Master in Economics and International Finance from Paris Dauphine University.

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