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French telco Orange opens mobile banking ops in Ivory Coast

Jul 27, 2020 - SNL European Financials Daily
Board and Executive Moves

Jean-Louis Menann-Kouamé was named head of Abidjan-based Orange Bank Africa.

Orange SA launched mobile banking operations in Ivory Coast, with plans to further expand in West Africa.

Based in Abidjan, Orange Bank Africa will offer savings and micro-credit services, the company said July 23. The new business was launched in cooperation with Ivory Coast-based Groupe NSIA.

Jean-Louis Menann-Kouamé will lead the new unit.

During a news conference, executives said they aim t...