Thierry Koffi

Portfolio Manager, Francophone West Africa

As Portfolio Manager for Francophone West Africa, Thierry is responsible for working with the regional lending team at every step of the loan process, from lead generation to loan closing and monitoring. Before joining the team at Root Capital, Thierry spent many years working in commercial banking, working as the head of credit analysis for Ecobank, a relationship manager for the United Bank of Africa, and as an Area Manager for NSIA Bank. Thierry has a B.A. in finance and marketing from UFR Management School in Abidjan and a Master’s degree in Auditing from SKEMA Business School in Nice, France.