Evariste M. Katanga
Chief Financial Officer
Evariste is the Chief Financial Officer. He has an extensive working experience in the African financial sector and capital markets. His professional skills cut across equity investment analysis, research, investment banking, project finance and development finance. He started his career as a financial analyst with LiquidAfrica, where he contributed to create a financial information platform that was divested to ISI Emerging Markets, a subsidiary of Euromoney PLC. He then joined JC Capital as an investment banker until he started his own consulting practice to serve prominent clients including Jonah Capital, Wing Wah Petroleum, the Joaquim Chissano Foundation, Zenith Bank PLC and Africa Investor.
His full time banking career started with the Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA) where he spent 10 years as an Investment Officer, Senior investment Officer, Country Manager for the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Regional Manager for Francophone Africa on an expatriation basis. Before joining AEE Power, Evariste was the Financial Investment Officer for Agence Francaise de Developpement (AFD), the French Development Agency where he covered financial institutions, financial innovation and impact investments.
Evariste holds an Executive MBA from University of Cape Town – Graduate School of Business (UCT-GSB) and a Bachelor in Commerce with Bond University in the Sandton Campus.