Jean Paul NDJEMBA
Founder, CEO & Group Chairman
An astute and experienced banker who has led, originated and closed significant transactions in senior roles with international banks in Asia, Mauritius, Côté d'Ivoire. Continues to lead the vision of bringing financial solutions to Sub Saharan Africa with Matha Capital.
Partner & Executive Director
A global corporate banker whose career has spanned Africa and Europe leading teams and significant transactions with international banks. Abou is continuing to expand his influence and vision across sub-Saharan African markets bringing what could be viewed as complex corporate finance solutions, in a rather simplified but solid package to the market.
Executive Director, Treasury
One of the founding directors of Matha Capital, Gilles brought along an extensive experience in treasury products and deal structuring, all from a rich experience of having led treasury sales and treasury teams in international banks in central Africa and West Africa. Gilles has been a key part of key deals for many African sovereigns and continues to lead many innovative initiatives and structures transactions that have helped many African sovereigns and corporates.
Director, Structured Finance & IT
As an experienced banker and IT engineer, Zacharie brings a unique blend of experience and knowledge in investment banking, project management and IT. He oversees execution and closure of complex structured finance transactions while ensuring the group technology backbone remain robust, innovative and secure.
Senior Credit Analyst
As the Business Credit Analyst, Arnold has brought a great wealth of experience and a fresh modern view on reviewing business projects. Arnold has been with local international banks for 5 years before joining Matha.
Emmanuel has had a long career in trading, credit structuring and selling treasury products across many geographies, starting his banking career in Zimbabwe and briefly into Zambia. Emmanuel spent a good amount time in Ghana and Cote d'Ivoire with international banks, trading currencies, credit products and was from time to time tasked with setting up desks to trade new and complex treasury and deploying same across the West Africa region. Emmanuel has also had a stint in such countries as UAE, India and Nigeria on similar jobs.
Charity brings a rich banking and corporate credit experience from one of the country's biggest banks and also a sharp auditing from a Big 4 audit firm.
Francine comes with a rich finance and administration background, having worked with international aid programs that had country wide impact, and also spent a good amount of time with Rwanda’s Private Sector Federation, an institution that could be credited with uplifting Rwanda’s status as a regional business centre. As the firm continue to expand and re-organize Francine continues to be in charge of establishing and deploying the processes and procedures that keep Matha Capital ahead and compliant.