Mr. Drissa Koné
A graduate of Higher Accounting Studies from the National Polytechnic Institute of Yamoussoukro (Côte d'Ivoire) and a Master of Arts in Business Management and Organization, Strategy and Organization option from Groupe ESC Pau (France), Drissa Koné is a Chartered Accountant. He also holds a Specialized Masters in Financial Management from HEC Paris (France).
He holds the following positions: Associate Director of SFAI Côte d'Ivoire Abcd Consulting, President of the Order of Chartered Accountants of Côte d'Ivoire (OEC CI), President of the West African Accounting Council of UEMOA. Also, a member of the PAFA Board of Directors (headquarters in South Africa) Drissa Koné is the President of the Association of Chartered Accountants of West Africa (ABWA based in Nigeria) since September 7, 2022 and vice-president of the National Accounting Council of Côte d'Ivoire.
Drissa Koné is a United Nations expert, member of the Intergovernmental Working Group, representing Côte d'Ivoire. He has participated in UNCTAD's ISAR activities at the Palais des Nations in Geneva since 2010. He is Advisor to the Minister of Economy and Finance of Côte d'Ivoire and also Technical Expert of the World Bank to the Permanent Secretary of OHADA for issues of accounting standardization, auditing and quality assurance.