Independent Member of the Supervisory Board
Ms. Nathalie Delapalme was an Independent Member of the Supervisory Board of Cfao SA since May 17 2010. She is also a Member of the Companys Nominating Committee and Chairperson of the Sustainable Development Committee. She is a graduate of the Institut dEtudes Politiques de Paris and holds a postgraduate diploma in applied economics . She began her career as a macroeconomic research analyst at the Fondation Nationale des Sciences Politiques . She then served as an administrator of the French Senate from 1984 to 1995 first within the economics unit and then with the Finance Committee. She was also deputy chief of staff of the French Minister for Cooperation from 1995 to 1997 advisor to the Finance Committee of the Senate from 1997 to 2002 and advisor on Africa and development policies to the French Minister of Foreign Affairs from 2002 to 2007. Before joining Cfao SA in May 2010 she served as Inspector General of Finance for the French Ministry of Economy and Finance . In June 2010 she was appointed Director of Research and Public Policies at the Mo Ibrahim Foundation in London. In recent years she has published several articles on Africa and relations between Europe and Africa particularly in the publication Commentaire. She belongs to the editorial committee of the latter and is also a member of Le Siecle a French debate club. She is also a Director of Maurel Prom.
Executive Since 2010 CFA