Amadou Ba, Managing Director
Mr. Amadou Ba, Managing Director for Endeavor Energy, has over 20 years of experience in international business development and financial analysis. He has been involved in business activities in Africa since 1989 and has developed various infrastructure projects totaling more than $1B, mainly in the energy and construction sector.
As co-founder of ABA Holdings and affiliates, a development and advisory group that focuses on energy and construction in Africa Mr. Ba has been involved in several investment initiatives both for the public and private sectors. Most recently, he advised ministerial government officials in West Africa on key energy decisions. Prior to that, he served as Director at Enron in Houston, TX, and was Senior Partner at Octide, France where he closed financing on a US$ 110 Million project for Cote d’Ivoire.
Mr. Ba, an MBA (Dean’s honor List) from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management of Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois, was registered with FINRA as an Investment Advisor with Morgan Stanley. He holds a series 7, General Securities License, and a series 66 Uniform Combined State Law License. He further holds a post-graduate degree (with honors) in Finance and Project Management from the University of Caen in France (1989). His undergraduate studies focused on Civil and Design Engineering at sub-regional technical school Ecole Polytechnique de Thies in Sénégal where he graduated with honors in 1988.
Mr. Ba is fluent in French and speaks several African dialects.