Boubacar holds a Master degree in Mining Engineering and Economics, and an MBA. He has over twenty years’ experience in the public and private mining sectors. While in the private sector he was in all of the cycles of mining operations, mining projects finance and participated to the listing of a company on the London Stock Exchange.
He has been with the World Bank working on mineral policies, mineral related governance and transparency, institutional capacity strengthening, projects design and implementation, facilitation of dialogue/interaction between the private sector, civil society and governments. He led analytical works ranging from community development, to mining ancillary infrastructure, mining tax administration, skills and center of excellence development etc.