Afrisend

Sector of activity : Services
Entrepreneur :Zeinabou Sidibé
Creation date : 2019
In portfolio since :2022

Afrisends is a company specialized in the shipment of products (purchase of goods, logistics, customs, and last mile delivery) from the rest of the world to Mali.

A company lead by Zeinabou Sidibé

Afrisend was created and managed by Zeinabou Sidibé, a French-Malian, who grew up in Bamako in a large entrepreneurial family. With a Master’s degree in International Finance from the Ecole Supérieure de Gestion (ESG) in Paris in 2013 and a Master’s degree specialized́ in audit and management control from SKEMA Business School in 2014, she worked at Deloitte et Associés as a junior and then senior auditor. In 2018, she joined PPG Industries in Paris as a business analyst and financial controller for West Africa to focus on her business in 2022.

Partnership with Zira Capital

Afrisends is supported by I&P and Zira Capital through I&P Acceleration in Sahel. This partnership aims to :

  • Set up a new office and storage space
  • Increase sales to B2B customers through the implementation of an adapted commercial strategy 
  • Support the company in structuring its key functions (HR, accounting)
  • Improve the platform and support  the company in obtaining the chartering certification