Ralph OlayeRalph Olaye

Living in Abidjan, C̫te d'Ivoire Citizen of Benin


Occupational Information

Occupation: Development Banking

Occupational Position: Director, Business Development and Project Management at Eranove


Geo-localized mobile phone applications to leapfrog the production value chain. Women owned taxis for women's urban mobility needs. Start-up accelerator linking francophone and anglophone Africa (maybe exclusive to women entrepreneurs)

Professional History

Ralph Olay̩ currently heads the acceleration of program delivery at the African Development Bank, Africa


MBA, Hautes Ecoles Commerciales (Paris, France) MSc Civil Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, USA) Dipl̫me d'Ing̩nieur, Ecole Centrale Paris (Paris, France)


2014 Archbishop Desmond Tutu Leadership Fellow

2013 Leadership for Change in Africa Program participant (West Africa chapter)