Abidjan | Paris
35° Nord, Forward Global

Graduate in law and journalism, and after several African experiences in the media (Burundi radio station’s creation, presenter at “Radio France Internationale” then deputy editor-in-chief at Jeune Afrique), Philippe acquired the conviction that the continent’s development relies in particular on promoting its economic potential and accompanying decision-makers, both public and private, in order to spread a new African narrative in media spheres, decision-making ecosystems and the digital space. Co-founder of communications agency 35°Nord, which joined in 2021, the Forward Global group, Philippe provides his clients with solid expertise on African political and economic contexts. He holds them in developing and disseminating their advocacy as well as in operational follow-up with their stakeholders. His major references: Presidency of Togo, Government of the Democratic Republic of Congo, European Union, Ecobank, Eranove, Cofina, Rawbank, Orgaroup, Emerging Capital Partners, Orange Côte d’Ivoire…