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Albane Deau

Principal Consultant, Francophone Africa – North/Centre/East

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Since 2011, Albane has provided institutional and PPP expertise on infrastructure project finance in water and sanitation, transport, urban development, social infrastructures and optical fibre.

Albane has led PPP pipeline screenings and project analyses in Cameroon, Mauritania and Mali and feasibility analysis studies for private participation in the water sector in Kenya and Angola. She is currently working as a PPP Consultant in port and costal regional projects in Western Africa.

Prior to joining CPCS, Albane has closed infrastructures projects in France and Europe as Lenders’s technical advisor. Before that, she worked as a project officer in Mauritania for Agence Française de Développement on energy, mining, urban development and private sector projects. She also has direct experience with French public authorities in water/sanitation and waste management.

Albane is based in Côte d’Ivoire and is fluent in French and English.


  • 2011: M.A., International Relations and Public-Private Partnerships, Institute of Political Studies of Lyon

2 fun facts:

  • Loves chocolate, which is another reason why she’s based in Ivory Coast – the first cocoa producing country
  • Loves skiing and has not missed a single ski season growing up

Contact Albane

P: 225 69581843