Business News of Thursday, 3 August 2017
Source: Lambert Akwa
The new appointments come hand in hand with Quantum Global’s rapidly growing investment portfolio across sub-Saharan Africa.
Jack Rosen was elected as president of the American Jewish Congress and has served on the New Jersey Governor’s Commission on International Trade. Along with his extensive involvement in international affairs, Jack is a trusted adviser to senior leaders in Africa and worldwide from both the public and private sectors.
A graduate of City University, New York, he is a Member of the Board of Governors at Hebrew University and a professor at Peking University.He has also advised several U.S. Presidents including Bill Clinton, George W. Bush and Barack Obama.
Richard Nouni is a seasoned banking professional following a lengthy career in the banking industry (BNP & Banque Populaire) in Cameroon. He subsequently founded SOPHITEK-AMS Inc., a successful IT services company, which was acquired in 2002 by CFAO Group, a diversified group with an impressive pan-African footprint.
Richard was appointed Managing Director of CFAO Technologies in Cameroon before being promoted to CEO. He is a member of the general management committee of CFAO Group where he adds his expertise on African markets, with special interest in IT services. Richard holds a Master degree in Computer Sciences from the University of Lyon and Organizational Techniques from the University of Paris.
Jean-Claude Bastos de Morais, Quantum Global’s CEO and Chairman of the Advisory Board, commented: “Both Richard and Jack are exceptional professionals in their fields, marked by their remarkable successes and we are pleased to welcome them as members of our Advisory Board. I am confident that their contributions will have great impact and support us in shaping the strategic direction of the Group, as we continue to successfully grow our African investment footprint.”