Fayelle Ouane

Managing Director at SUGUBA

Fayelle Ouane is the MD and Co-Founder of Suguba. Suguba is a regional platform that fosters robust entrepreneurial ecosystems in West Africa and promotes regional integration by focusing on youth and women entrepreneurship. She develops entrepreneur support programs to enhance their ability to attract funding and create jobs. She started her career in strategy consulting and she has experience leading multinationals’ expansion across Africa in the healthcare industry. 

Since 2015, Fayelle has focused on empowering and supporting social impact entrepreneurs across Francophone Africa. She co-founded Impact Hub Bamako in 2016, Impact Hub Dakar in 2018 and i-Hub Abidjan in 2019. Fayelle is a Tutu fellow and she holds a BA in Economics and International Relations from Stanford University and an MBA from the Harvard Business School.