Based in Côte d’Ivoire, Corinne Riquet-Bamba works to deepen CGAP’s engagement in West Africa, collaborating with regional partners on issues such as digital finance, regulation, capacity building, and funding for financial inclusion. She currently manages the implementation of CGAP’s activities that aims to improve the digital finance ecosystem in WAEMU.
Since 2001, Corinne has worked as an independent consultant advising microfinance institutions and funders on organizational audit practices, business plan development, appraisals, designing financial service projects in rural areas, and evaluating and defining national microfinance strategies. A French national, Corinne has lived in Côte d’Ivoire for over 25 years. She holds a master's degree in developmental economics from CERDI, University of Clermont Ferrand, France.