Grégoire Danel-Fedou

Grégoire Danel-Fedou is the CEO of Advans Côte d’Ivoire. He first joined Horus Development Finance in 2003. As Deputy General Manager in FINADEV TCHAD, he developed skills in microfinance operations from different perspectives: design of credit products and methodology, commercial development, organization, supervision. From 2006 to 2008 he worked in Horus’ Investment unit, participating in the setting up and management of Advans SICAR and conducting feasibility studies for the creation of new microfinance institutions. From 2008 until his departure for Côte d’Ivoire in October 2011 to take the position of Advans Côte d’Ivoire CEO, he was Head of Operations, responsible for coordinating the Technical Assistance Horus provides to the Advans affiliates.

By Grégoire Danel-Fedou


Cocoa Producers in Côte d’Ivoire: Cash vs. Digital

Branchless banking presents an enormous opportunity for smallholder cocoa producers in Côte d’Ivoire, a client segment that contributes to up to 10% of the countries GDP.