Speaker Profile

General Manager

Simon Ouattara holds a degree in Computer Science, specializing in Engineering and Management of Telecommunication Networks, he held different responsibilities for IT and new technologies at Unisys, DHL and Compagnie Ivoirienne d'Electricité (CIE).

He joined Microsoft in 2001 as a consultant and has since held various positions in the Microsoft Services division. Prior to being promoted to General Manager, Simon Ouattara was Director of Services covering West and Central Africa as well as the Indian Ocean.