“Kofo is the right person to support the Association as we implement the strategic vision and continue to deliver value for our members. She brings an exceptional track record of providing strategic, operational, and financial management for various businesses across Africa,” Abi Mustapha-Maduakor, AVCA CEO, said.
As COO and Accelerator Director, she was responsible for overseeing the company’s financial and operational activities, and leading investments and support to early-stage start-ups to scale across Africa.
“Having spent many years supporting African businesses to grow and scale their operations, it is a privilege to continue serving the continent through my role as Chief Operating Officer at AVCA,” Sanusi commented on her appointment.
“There is no better time than now to invest in Africa, and I look forward to working with the AVCA Board, supporting the CEO, and leading the great team of people working hard to deliver on our strategic vision.”
Sanusi brings over a decade of experience in strategic business and operational planning, and financial management.