E-commerce company Jumia Ivory Coast has appointed Francis Dufay as sole managing director (MD) following the appointment of his former co-MD Fatoumata Ba to the same position at Jumia Nigeria.

Dufay joined Jumia Ivory Coast as co-MD in April of last year, and will now be solelyb responsible for driving the expansion of the first e-commerce website in the country.

He previously spent four years at consulting firm McKinsey & Company as a specialist in e-commerce strategy for Europe and Sub-Saharan Africa, and also holds a Master of Science degree from HEC Paris management school, a Master in Management from Cologne University and an MBA from the Northwestern University – Kellogg School of Management.

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