about me

Biography

Atypical and eclectic are two words that best describe me as person. I am a fund and capital raising specialist, my expertise ranges across project writing, strategic planning, organization design & transformation, and business process & system improvement. In addition to being the CEO and co-founder of FUND.lab, I serve as Chief Operating Officer at AGETIP in Benin and Congo; focusing on business development and project management.

I’m also in contract with several organizations; supporting them in the field of fundraising engineering and business development.

For the past ten years, I’ve been able to secure significant opportunities and funds from investors such as USAID, EU, AfDB, AFD, IFAD, DFID, MasterCard Foundation, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, VC Firms and several Banks.

Core competences

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PROPOSAL AND GRANT WRITING

I have extensive experience in preparing successful grant applications and project proposals for private and governmental funding globally.

DONOR AND INVESTOR MAPPING

As many project holders have discovered, mapping out a fundraising plan is an easy process. Knowing how to target good investors and show them the most relevant project is what separates successful visionaries from others. Hence I use new industrial methods to identify and analyse the most strategic partnerships for driving and financing projects.

STRATEGIC PLANNING AND PROCESS MANAGEMENT

It is clear that strategic planning is an essential part of good resource mobilization process. I help the most promising and top notch organizations; by setting their strategic goals, improving operational efficiency and driving levels of performance, while increasing customer satisfaction and loyalty.

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FUNDRAISING ENGINEERING AND STRATEGY

I support organizations by fostering growth and stimulating innovation in Africa. In this matter I combine in-depth relationships with key stakeholders, informed analysis and broad-ranging expertise to develop a plan for transformational fundraising.

What i'm good at

IDENTIFYING & ASSESSING

INITIAL BUSINESS OR PROJECT CONCEPT

BUSINESS STRATEGY AND STRESS TEST

BUSINESS/ PROCESS DESIGN OR REDESIGN

IMPLEMENTATION (OPERATIONAL SUPPORT)

SUSTAIN(GROWTH STRATEGY SUPPORT)

Fun Fact

11 Years of hard work

101 Millions usd raised

108 Projects design

73 Organizations supported