Babacar KANE

1st Vice-president

General Manager - IBM Senegal & West African States Hub

Babacar Kane is the General Manager for the IBM Senegal & West African States Hub, in which role he is responsible for IBM's day-to-day business operations and growth strategy in the region including Senegal, Mali, Mauritania, Guinea, Guinea Bissau and Gambia.

Mr. Kane holds more than 15 years of experience in various ICT multinational companies including HP and Oracle in West Africa and Europe.

Prior to joining IBM, he was the regional sales director for West and Central Africa at Oracle. Mr. Kane holds a telecommunications and networks engineering diploma from the University of Technology in Troyes, France.